Knole, Formal Garden 3659

Sevenoaks, England, Kent, Sevenoaks

Brief Description

The formal gardens, which date from the 17th century, consist of lawns and borders of 9.7 hectares surrounding the house.

Visitor Facilities

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/knole/opening-times/ More information

Detailed Description

The formal garden area contains many different schemes and areas including a knot garden, herbaceous borders, summer house, orangery and a Dutch canal, although it is unclear how many of these features remain.
Features

Style

  • Formal
  • Orangery
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  • Arbour
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  • Hothouse
  • Description: Hothouse for growing Pineapples
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  • Knot Garden
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  • Ornamental Canal
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  • Bowling Green
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Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/knole/opening-times/

Directions

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/knole/how-to-get-here/
Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Sevenoaks
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