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Acorn Bank, Penrith

Introduction

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.

Visitor Facilities

www.nationaltrust.org.uk/main/w-vh/w-visits/w-findaplace/w-acornbankgardenandwatermill/w-acornbankgardenandwatermill-facilities.htm
Visitor Access, Directions & Contacts

Access contact details

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

Owners

The National Trust

PO Box 39, Warrington, WA5 7WD, WA5 7WD
Features & Designations

Features

  • Orchard
Key Information

Type

Walled Garden

Purpose

Ornamental Garden

Survival

Extant

Open to the public

Yes

Civil Parish

Temple Sowerby