The garden has been designed and developed by Lesley and John Jenkins since 1984. It is set around a 16th Century Hall House and has developed into an important modern garden in the English Garden tradition with echoes of Arts and Crafts. It covers 4 acres, is intensely cultivated and depending upon plant interest, visits can take between 2 and 4 hours. There is much more information in our 40 page Garden Booklet, price was £5, now £2.50.
Head Gardener, Phil Smith is a passionate horticulturalist with previous positions at Ragley Hall and Winterbourne House.
Assistant Gardener, Belinda Howarth has gardened for the National Trust at Attingham Park and Powis Castle for several years.