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  • England , St Ives

    The Barbara Hepworth Sculpture Garden is a small garden which features the work of Dame Barbara Hepworth.

    Barbara Hepworth Sculpture Garden Bronze Sculptures I Barbara Hepworth Sculpture Garden Bronze Sculptures I

  • Scotland , Inveraray

    Crarae Gardens were laid out in the early- to mid-20th century within a late-19th-century designed landscape. The gardens comprise a section of forestry, borders around the house and a woodland garden designed around the steep-sided ravine of the Crarae Burn, which is spanned by several bridges. There is a wide variety of trees and shrubs, many of them rare and unusual, growing in the shelter of conifers.

  • Scotland , Londubh

    Set on the shore of Loch Ewe, the late-19th-century gardens at Inverewe are influenced by the Gulf Stream and comprise a world renowned walled garden on the seashore and a woodland garden developed on a rocky promontory. The gardens contain remarkable collections of rare and tender exotic trees and shrubs, as well as native plants. There are also informal waterside plantings and many woodland perennials in the woodland garden. Ornamental gardens around the house have been further developed in the 20th century.

    Inverewe Gardens, Olearia Inverewe Gardens, Olearia

  • England , Penzance

    Morrab Gardens is a Victorian public park of about 1.5 hectares, featuring tree- and shrub-lined walks, ponds, a fountain and a bandstand. The Gardens are known for their mild climate and sub-tropical plants.

  • England , Salcombe

    Overbecks is an early-20th-century terraced garden with exuberant exotic planting, and with marine views. The garden occupies about 2.75 hectares, and has a specialised collection of tender Mediterranean and Australasian plants.

    Overbeck's, Devon. Moon gateway. Overbeck's, Devon. Moon gateway.

  • England , Sevenoaks

    Riverhill House has mid-19th-century gardens and pleasure grounds associated with the early-18th-century country house. The gardens are set in a wider parkland of 30 hectares (74 acres). The site features a bluebell woodland garden and sheltered terraces.

  • England , Penzance

    St Michael's Mount has late-19th-century and 20th-century terraced gardens with a marine aspect. The medieval castle has been converted to a mansion house. The grounds, which include sub-tropical hanging gardens, occupy about 9 hectares, of which about 6 hectares are gardens and pleasure grounds.

    St Michael's Mount, Cornwall. The Castle and Mount. St Michael's Mount, Cornwall. The Castle and Mount.

  • England , Penzance

    Trengwainton is a 20th-century woodland garden. There are some 30 hectares of pleasure grounds around the house and in a valley to the west, and about 17 hectares of parkland.

    Trengwainton, Cornwall Trengwainton, Cornwall

  • England , Isles of Scilly

    Tresco Abbey Garden is a 19th-century sub-tropical garden with a formal plan. It covers 7 hectares, within further woodland of around 17 hectares.

    Tresco Old Abbey Tresco Old Abbey