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  • Scotland , Ardminish

    The designed landscape at Achamore House is known for its mid- to late-20th-century woodland garden which is divided into many separate areas with distinct characters. These gardens house renowned collections of rhododendrons, azaleas and other ornamental trees and shrubs, many of them from sub-tropical regions. There is also a walled garden.

    Achamore House, Gigha Garden Achamore House, Gigha Garden

  • England , Exmouth

    A la Ronde and the Point-in-View has a late-18th and early-19th century landscape garden with views. The grounds were 10 hectares at their most extensive, but are now largely pasture.

    A La Ronde, Devon. Painting. A La Ronde, Devon. Painting.

  • England , Lode

    Formal and landscaped gardens of 47 hectares (116 acres) dating from 1926 onwards, surround the former 13th-century Augustinian priory. The garden features a notable collection of statuary, herbaceous borders, a dahlia garden, island shrub beds, and arboretums of conifers and deciduous trees.

    Anglesey Abbey, Cambridgeshire. Coronation Avenue. Anglesey Abbey, Cambridgeshire. Coronation Avenue.

  • England , Caradon

    Antony has late 18th-century gardens of 30 hectares, which were extensively replanted in the 20th century. The gardens lie within a larger estate of park, woodland and agricultural land. The estate is now in divided ownership, the house and about 12 hectares of the gardens belonging to the National Trust.

    Antony, Cornwall - Knot Garden Antony, Cornwall - Knot Garden

  • Northern Ireland , Portadown

    This is the demesne for a 17th-century house. The conservatory is gone. Features include mature shelter belt trees, the 19th-century "Ladies' Mile" walk round the parkland, a formal garden at the house and a cultivated walled garden.

  • Scotland , Garraron

    Arduaine Gardens are situated on a headland overlooking the Asknish Bay and are influenced by the Gulf Stream. The gardens contain a nationally renowned collection of rhododendrons, many of them tender, as well as a host of other shrubs and woodland and water-loving perennials.

    Arduaine Gardens , Argyll - aerial view Arduaine Gardens , Argyll - aerial view

  • Northern Ireland , Dungannon

    The site is a former orchard garden on Blackwater River, linked to a house of 1824. Its features include mature trees, pleasure grounds with yew arbours, two pavilions, a riverside lime walk and a sundial garden of 1833.

  • England , Barnstaple

    Arlington Court is an 18th century landscape park, woodland and agricultural estate of around 1400 hectares. The house is set within about 20 hectares of formal gardens and pleasure grounds, with a further 125 hectares of parkland, a lake, plantations and woodlands.

    Arlington Court, Devon. Conservatory and pond. Arlington Court, Devon. Conservatory and pond.

  • England , Leighton Buzzard

    Originally a 17th-century site, the property now has a late-19th century garden with formal features, covering 15 hectares, and informal lawns and woodland.

    Ascott, Buckinghamshire. Sundial hedge. Ascott, Buckinghamshire. Sundial hedge.

  • England , Lambourn

    Originally laid out in the 17th century, the early formal garden has been reconstructed. It lies within parkland which covers about 85 hectares. The property now belongs to the National Trust and was restored from about 1950 onwards.

  • England , Peterborough

    Ashton Wold House is a country house with formal garden designed by William Huckvale in 1901 for Nathaniel Charles Rothschild. Other features include several listed garden buildings, a kitchen garden, gate lodges and two lakes.

  • England , Shrewsbury, Shropshire

    Attingham Park has a landscape park, deer park and woodland of around 200 hectares. The park encloses gardens around the hall. There is also a Home Farm run by National Trust tenants.

    Attingham Park, Shropshire. Tern Bridge. Attingham Park, Shropshire. Tern Bridge.

  • England , Avebury

    This site has the garden of a 16th-century manor house, comprised of a series of rectangular walled areas arranged randomly around the manor house. It included large formal walled orchards. The basic structure remains, maintained relatively simply by the National Trust, and is not in a period style.

    Plan of Avebury Manor Garden 1695 Plan of Avebury Manor Garden 1695

  • England , Solihull

    Baddesley Hall is a medieval moated manor house with a courtyard garden of about 0.2 hectares, and surrounding lawn, fields, orchard and woodland occupying 33 hectares in total. The earliest surviving details in the gardens are a series of fishponds dug in 1444. Other features include a Victorian lakeside walk, a nature trail, and a late-19th-century formal garden.

    Baddesley Clinton, Warwickshire Baddesley Clinton, Warwickshire

  • Scotland , Kyle of Lochalsh

    The designed landscape of Balmacara House lies on an unspoilt coastal site. The woodland garden associated with Lochalsh House contains a collection of rhododendrons and acid-loving shrubs under a canopy of largely deciduous trees. The estate is run as a highland crofting estate.

    Balmacara, Kyle, Ross-shire. Lochalsh Woodland Garden  4 Balmacara, Kyle, Ross-shire. Lochalsh Woodland Garden 4

  • England , Ilminster

    Barrington Court has mainly formal garden enclosures and layout of around 3.6 hectares. The site was laid out between 1920 and 1925, partly to designs by Gertrude Jekyll, with avenues and associated buildings of around 5 hectares. The gardens were restored in the late-1970s and 1980s.

    Barrington Court, Somerset. Vines on wall. Barrington Court, Somerset. Vines on wall.

  • England , Reading

    The site has an 18th-century landscape park and woodland covering about 130 hectares, with mid-19th century formal gardens beside the house.

    Basildon Park, Berkshire. Aerial view. Basildon Park, Berkshire. Aerial view.

  • England , East Sussex

    Batemans has an early-20th-century garden of about 1.8 hectares, developed by author Rudyard Kipling.

    Bateman's, East Sussex. Planting sketch by Rudyard Kipling. Bateman's, East Sussex. Planting sketch by Rudyard Kipling.

  • England , Grantham

    Belton House has a 17th-century landscape park of 270 hectares with later 18th-century additions, and 19th-century ornamental gardens of four hectares.

    Belton House Formal Garden Belton House Formal Garden

  • England , York

    Beningbrough Hall has an associated landscape park and pleasure grounds. There is also a working walled garden. The site is on level land sited within a bend of the River Ouse, which forms the west and south boundary.

    Beningbrough Hall, Yorkshire. 1751 Beningbrough Hall, Yorkshire. 1751