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  • Scotland , Peebles

    The designed landscape at Kailzie includes a semi-formal walled garden, which was designed in the form of garden rooms in the mid- to late-20th century. It features a central sundial, a rose garden, double herbaceous borders, a laburnum arch, island beds and a vegetable parterre. There are also informal woodland and burnside walks with specimen trees.

  • Northern Ireland , Keady

    This is a garden for a house of 1780. Features include mature trees, maintained ornamental planting and shrub roses.

  • England , Dover

    Kearsney Abbey is a country estate of 10 hectares (25 acres). In its current form it dates form the 17th century. Features include an ornamental lake, open parkland and mature trees. The land was purchased by Dover Council in 1945 and the principal building was demolished in 1957.

  • England , Dover

    The house and gardens at Kearsney Court both date from the late-19th century. The gardens were designed by Thomas Mawson. The gardens and grounds are maintained as a public park and feature a serpentine ornamental lake.

  • England , Greater London

    Threatened with demolition in the 1920s, the house was purchased and opened to the public as a memorial to John Keats on 9 May 1925. In 2009 Keats House re-opened following refurbishment of both house and garden, the latter redesigned in keeping with the Regency period of Keats' day.

  • England , Hampstead

    Keats' House is an early-19th-century private garden occupying 0.25 hectares, which was restored in the later 20th century.

  • England , Derby

    Kedleston Hall has a landscape park, woodland and pleasure grounds occupying about 400 hectares. The gardens have been restored by the National Trust.

    Kedleston Hall and Park, Derbyshire. Fishing House Kedleston Hall and Park, Derbyshire. Fishing House

  • England , Staffordshire

    Keele Hall has the remains of an 18th-century landscape, with pleasure grounds and a park. The lake and fountain remain and a small parterre has been recreated. Some mature trees and the kitchen garden walls still stand. The site is now a conference centre run by the University of Keele.

    Keele Hall, the avenue Keele Hall, the avenue

  • Scotland , Perth

    The designed landscape at Keillour Castle is renowned for its woodland garden, created under a canopy of trees planted in the late-19th century on the banks of two gorges cutting through the estate. The planting has a Himalayan character and comprises a botanically-rich collection of ornamental trees, shrubs and ground cover perennials built up since the mid-20th century. There is also grazed parkland, a rock garden, a water garden and a kitchen garden.

  • Scotland , Bridge of Allan

    The house and grounds at Keir were once part of a larger estate and have been developed continuously since at least the mid-18th century. There is parkland with 18th- and 19th-century plantings, notable formal terraced gardens dating from the mid-19th century and woodland gardens with a wide variety of trees and shrubs. The formal gardens have distinctive topiary and other planting.

  • England , London

    Surrounded by modern railings, the park has been renovated as part of recent regeneration efforts and has a perimeter path, mature and recently-planted trees, play areas and football pitches.

  • Scotland , Bellsbank

    The ruins of Keirs Castle stand at the head of a ravine part way up the rising ground from the valley of the River Doon. Most of the planting is situated in the glen.

  • Scotland , Inverurie

    The late-18th-century designed landscape at Keith Hall is a good example of the work of Thomas White senior and includes informal parkland. There are late-19th- and early-20th-century plantings of ornamental trees and shrubs around a lake, and a terraced walled garden. The policies are now in divided ownership and formal gardens near the house were restored in the late-20th century.

  • Scotland , Largs

    The current layout of the designed landscape at Kelburn Castle dates from about 1855. There is parkland with specimen trees, a terraced garden whose walls date from the 18th century, a late-19th-century New Zealand garden, and a small formal garden. The wider estate features a romantic glen and woodland walks.

    Kelburn Castle, detail view Kelburn Castle, detail view

  • Scotland , Anstruther

    The estate at Kellie Castle is a remnant of a larger estate sold off in 1769. There are shelterbelts, a tree-lined drive and a 19th-century pond, but the main feature of the gardens is the 17th- and 18th-century walled garden, which was redesigned in the late-19th century by Sir Robert Lorimer. It is divided into compartments, following an earlier design, and these are further divided by trellises covered in climbing plants. The garden grows a profusion of fruit, flowers and vegetables and is managed organically.

    Kellie Castle. NT Scotland. Bee bole. Kellie Castle. NT Scotland. Bee bole.

  • England , Market Harborough

    Kelmarsh Hall was constructed in the 1730s on the site of a 17th-century house. It lies in parkland and pleasure grounds within an estate covering 1361 hectares. The gardens were re-designed in the mid-20th century for Nancy Lancaster. Features include pleached limes, a lavender garden, an ashlar and stucco late-18th-century lodge and a kitchen garden with vinery.

    Sunken Garden, Kelmarsh Hall Sunken Garden, Kelmarsh Hall

  • England , Lechlade

    Kelmscott Manor was the country home of William Morris from 1871 until 1896. The gardens associated with the 16th-century farmhouse are laid out in compartments and feature a formal garden, barns, a dovecote, a stream and a meadow.

  • England , London

    A municipal park that opened in 1913, featuring lakes and watercourses, Kelsey Park has much earlier origins.

  • England , Bath

    Kelston Park has a terraced garden and landscape park of around 75 hectares.

    Kelston Park Kelston Park

  • Scotland , Dumfries

    Kelton House was formerly a landscaped estate now in fragmented private ownership of private gardens and farmland.

    Kelton House, an image published in 1909 Kelton House, an image published in 1909