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  • England , Lincolnshire

    This memorial garden is located close to the site of RAF Kirmington, which was constructed between 1941 and 1942. A striking feature of the site is the Lancaster propeller blade, recovered and donated by the Royal Netherlands Air Force Salvage Team. The blade was recovered from the crash site of 166 Squadron's ND-913.

  • England , Nottinghamshire

    This memorial site features a row of Canadian trees at the entrance to the airfield. The site commemorates 207 Squadron, who were based at Langar during World War 2.

  • England , Chester

    This garden of remembrance features gates with gold lettering and a memorial plinth inscribed to the dead of the 22nd Cheshire Regiment who lost their lives in World War 2.

  • Scotland , Arbroath

    Royal Marines Condor is home to 45 Commando Group, and a range of other Units, including 662 Volunteer Gliding Squadron, 2 Signals Squadron from 32 Signals Regiment and 30 Commando Information Exploitation Group Royal Military Police Detachment. The memorial garden was designed by Toby Buckland (garden designer, and presenter of Gardener’s World 2008-10). Features include an eight tonne granite memorial stone bearing the names of the dead who have fallen since 1971. Several other large boulders have been brought from countries where members of the Unit have fallen, including Iraq, Afghanistan and the Falklands.

  • England , Pollington

    This memorial garden is on the site of the headquarters building for the former RAF station Snaith. The dead are remembered on a number of plaques associated with a group of trees and shrubs, along with a stone of remembrance.

  • Wales , Powys

    This is a garden of remembrance with a dedicatory plaque reading 'They gave their today for our tomorrow'. There is also a floral tribute to the dead.

  • England , Mepal

    This memorial takes the form of a small rose garden in the village of Mepal, Cambridgeshire. It commemorates the dead of the 75 (NZ) Squadron, who were based in the area during World War 2.

  • England , Abbey Dore, Herefordshire

    A Georgian house remodelled in the late 19th century. Two Wellingtonias and other vestiges of the Victorian shrubberies survive in the garden today. Since 1968 the mature gardens have been redesigned to provide the framework for a modern garden with an emphasis upon herbaceous plants.

  • Northern Ireland

    This is a walled town garden of a house dating from around 1760. There is an intensively-cultivated ornamental and productive garden, and a glasshouse.

  • England , Cambridge

    Abbey House and its garden were built in the late-16th and early-17th centuries on the site of Barnwell Priory, dissolved in 1550. Much of the original stonework from the priory was incorporated into the garden features.

  • England , Great Malvern, Worcestershire

    Abbey House in Great Malvern was a house rebuilt around 1600 which stood next to the Priory church. In the 17th century the house had a large formal garden. The house and garden were used by visitors to the spa in the early 19th century, when the garden was illustrated in advertisements. It was replaced in 1848 by the Abbey Hotel.

  • England , North Yorkshire

    Abbey House has associated gardens which have recently been restored following a grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund. The house over looks Whitby Abbey ruins.

    Abbey House, Whitby Abbey House, Whitby

  • England , Lancaster

    Abbeystead House's landscape consists of formal and woodland gardens. Features include lawns, a terrace garden, a wooded drive and a formal garden.

  • England , Aylesbury

    The grounds of a 19th-century manor house containing a large lake with a vantage point over Aylesbury Vale, and a 19th-century icehouse.

  • England , Abbotsbury

    Abbotsbury Gardens is a late-19th-century 'sub-tropical' garden, which originally covered 7 hectares. The gardens were much restored in the 1970s and expanded by a further 8 hectares in the 1980s.

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  • England , Abbots Leigh

    Abbot's Leigh House is a 20th century garden planted with specimen trees and shrubs. There is a terrace behind the house dating to around 1840. The rose garden was laid out in 1937. There is also a 20th-century pond.

  • England , Horningsea

    A 'Plantswoman's' garden extending to 0.4 of a hectare on the banks of the River Cam. The garden has recently been extended and features a spring with a natural pond and a range of unusual plants.

  • Scotland , Aberdour

    The gardens and grounds of Aberdour Castle contain the remains of 16th-century gardens including the reconstructed terraces. A 17th-century walled garden, once the site of a bowling green, is now planted with herbaceous borders. Subsequent alterations were made in the mid- to late-18th century and 20th century. The estate also incorporates 17th-century Aberdour House which became the main residence after the castle was destroyed by fire in the early-18th century. The grounds have been encroached on by residential development.

  • Northern Ireland , Londonderry

    This site consists of ornamental planted grounds on a steep slope associated with an 1873 town house.

  • Wales , Llangathen

    After an extended period of neglect the house and gardens were taken over by a restoration trust in the 1990s, highly publicised, excavated and extensively restored using modern designers including Penelope Hobhouse and Hal Moggridge.

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