About Us


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.

The Team

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.

Head Gardener:
Phillip Smith

Assistant Gardener:
Belinda Howarth

Garden Secretary:
Lucie Jenkins