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  • 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 , Clacton-on-Sea

    Clacton Seafront Gardens is a series of interlinked public gardens, originally laid out in 1921 and refurbished in 1997. Features include a sunken garden, a Mediterranean garden and a rose garden. The site occupies about 0.5 hectares.

  • England , Felixstowe

    The Cliff Gardens and Town Hall Gardens in Felixstowe are a series of seafront gardens. They comprise early-20th-century promenades and gardens mostly associated with the Spa Pavilion, and the pleasure grounds of a hotel donated in the mid-20th century.

    Town Hall Gardens Town Hall Gardens

  • Wales , Vale of Glamorgan

    Despite modern additions, the Italian Gardens, Penarth remains a well-preserved Edwardian-style public urban garden in a fine setting on the sea front. The garden was designed principally as a rock garden and retains its original layout and structural planting.

    The Italian Gardens and Pier, Penarth The Italian Gardens and Pier, Penarth

  • England , Blackpool

    This site is a late-19th and early-20th century municipal seaside promenade, laid out on the site of former sand dunes. Features include an informal lake with bridge, grotto, and waterfall built by Pulham and Sons.

  • Wales , Rhyl

    The botanical gardens were established in the Rhyl suburbs by 1878 when it was sold as a 9 acre plot with avenues, lily pond and conservatories. After a chequered history the gardens fell into neglect but have been reinstated since 2004 by the Rhyl South West Central Resident's Association.

    Rhyl Botanical Garden, the rose garden Rhyl Botanical Garden, the rose garden

  • England , North Yorkshire

    South Cliff Gardens and Valley Gardens are part of a series of public walks and parks laid out from the mid-19th century until the 1930s. Joseph Paxton created Italianate terraced gardens in 1856. Other features include a bandstand and a summerhouse and a rose garden laid out in the late-19th century.

  • Scotland , Kirkcaldy

    This is a coastal 18th-19th century landscape park overlying an earlier formal landscape associated with the 15th century West Wemyss Castle and Chapel tower-house. The picturesque character and structure survives today, and the site has a long history of gardening, including the involvement of the influential designers John Nicol, his son Walter Nicol and Thomas White Jnr.