Magnificent 20 acre garden within a much larger estate, now being restored and developed. Mature plantings of deciduous azaleas and rhododendrons amidst a sea of bluebells. Wandering paths lead through rockeries and beside ponds, and a stream with many cascades. Orchids appear in the large lawns. The two walled gardens are devoted to herbs and wild flowers, and a very large greenhouse.
The terrace and rock garden were designed by Harold Peto.
Sunday 21 May (1 - 4.30pm). Admission £6.00, children free.
This garden also makes a donation to Julia's House Childrens Hospice.
Sir George & Lady Meyrick
Gravel paths and some steps.
How to find us
Hinton Admiral, Lyndhurst Road, Hinton, Christchurch, Hampshire, BH23 7DY
4m NE of Christchurch. On N side of A35, ¾m E of Cat & Fiddle PH.
More about Hinton Admiral
No cakes or sandwiches, but ice creams may be available.