Acorn Bank, Penrith 34

Temple Sowerby, near Penrith, Cumbria, England, Cumbria, Eden

Brief Description

Acorn Bank is a walled garden dating from the 17th century. It is planted with over 250 types of herbs for both medicinal and culinary uses. There is also an orchard used for growing traditional varieties of fruit. Outside the walled garden visitors can walk to the partially restored watermill and pond alongside the river.

History

Acorn Bank was first created in the 17th century.

Visitor Facilities

www.nationaltrust.org.uk/main/w-vh/w-visits/w-findaplace/w-acornbankgardenandwatermill/
Features
Orchard
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

www.nationaltrust.org.uk/main/w-vh/w-visits/w-findaplace/w-acornbankgardenandwatermill/
Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Temple Sowerby