To book any of our events: 01252 844611 enquiries@westgreenhouse.co.uk

West Green House Gardens, Thackhams Lane, Hartley Wintney, Hants, RG27 8JB.
West Green House is operated as a private property not administered by the National Trust. The House is not open to the public.

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Events – Autumn & Winter 2016

Events Brochure

September to December 2016

Our latest Events Brochure is out now with a selection of our classic favourites plus some exciting new ones sprinkled liberally into the mix!

Our popular West Green Supper Club continues with two new dates; with Coffee, Kuchen and Strauss added for a perfectly entertaining autumnal afternoon.

 

Over 100 classic cars will grace West Green House on Sunday September 25th, all competing for the first West Green Trophy. Then we round off our open garden season with our Apple Weekend and Hallowe'en events.

Our workshops and Christmas Fair are firm fixtures, joined by our thrilling new Winter Festival and magically lit walled garden.

You can see our full Brochure by clicking on the link here (pdf opens in a new window).

Otherwise, scroll down to see everything we have lined up from now through to December.

Coffee Kuchen and Strauss at West Green House

Coffee, Kuchen and Strauss

Coffee, Kuchen and Strauss

Sunday October 2nd

*Note owing to illness, this event is now postponed until Sunday 18th December*

See our December Events Listing for more information – coming soon

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Apple Weekend

Apple Weekend

8th and 9th October 

11am to 4.30pm (last admission 4pm)

There are apples galore at West Green House!

There are apples in the orchard to give away or try apple juice, mulled cider, and a selection of apple cakes in our lovely Greenhouse.

Practice apple bobbing, try our homemade toffee apples and explore the garden now at its autumn best.

On Saturday we have special guests, Chris Bird and students from Sparsholt College, Winchester who will advise on apple identification, and how to prune and grow English heritage apples.

They are also bringing a display of historic apples for the whole weekend, some of which will also be available to taste. Many of the apples in the collection at Sparsholt originate from Hampshire and the Isle of Wight, e.g. Bramshott Rectory, Howgate Wonder and Sir John Thornycroft.

Normal admission prices apply, and A FREE BAG OF APPLES per family (whilst stocks last).

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West Green House Supper Club

West Green House Supper Club

Tuesday October 18th

*Note new date*

The Autumn Menu

7 for 7.30pm

Unusual vegetables delight a chef’s heart and this is their season. Using the freshest produce from our garden, the latest ‘pop-up’ supper club introduces a wide selection in a five course menu, as accompaniment to meat and fish as well as feature dishes.

Five course meal and ‘bubbles’ on arrival £69pp. Advance booking essential.

Wines to complement the food have been chosen and may be purchased.

* Announcing our mouthwatering menu! *

Cauliflower velout’e with Welsh rarebit

Pan fried fillet stone bass
Wilted spinach caper and dill beurre blanc

Oven roasted breast of Gressingham duck, Dauphinois potatoes,  Roasted root
vegetables, Red wine jus

Apple and blackberry oat crumble
Vanilla anglaise

Cheeses from the British Isles
Crackers and chutney

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Halloween

Hallowe’en

Hallowe’en

Sunday October 30th

11am to 4.30pm (last admission 4pm)

Hallowe’en treats, ghostly cakes, biscuits and spiced cider to sample in the Greenhouse.

Normal admission prices apply. Hallowe’en costumes optional.

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Special-Occasions

West Green House Supper Club

Tuesday November 15th

The Chef’s Choice

7 for 7.30pm

We have asked our chef Jon to create a new five course festive season menu celebrating the start of such a sociable season.

Five course meal and “bubbles” on arrival, £69pp. Advance booking essential.

Wines to complement the food have been chosen and may be purchased.

Watch this space for announcement of the menu.

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Christmas moose for the Christmas Fair

Christmas Collection

West Green House Christmas Fair


Wednesday 16th November to Wednesday 21st December

For Christmas Shopping with a stylish difference, look no further than the West Green House Christmas Collection, our famous Christmas Fair.

Sparkling ornaments, elegant accessories, enviable gifts, all complemented by delicious freshly prepared goodies from the West Green House Tea Room.

Open daily from 11 to 4pm. Tea room open from 11 to 3.30.

Admission to the Fair is free.

See the Garden Walks Event for garden entry details.

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Christmas Workshops

Christmas Workshops

Tuesday November 29th and Monday 5th to Friday 9th December

Workshop Programme

£55 per person - booking essential 01252 844611

All workshops commence at 11am with coffee/tea followed by a demonstration. Then break for a two course lunch with wine. In the afternoon you will make your own display, and the workshop finishes at 3pm.

We ask you to bring your own secateurs and gardening gloves please.

Tuesday 29th November
Celebrate Advent

Create your own version of one of our most moving Christmas traditions, the lighting of the Advent Candles.

Make your own Advent wreath with candles using winter foliage and berries from West Green House Gardens.

Monday 5th to 9th December (every day)
Deck the Door with a Traditional Wreath

*Friday 9th December Fully Booked*

Using winter evergreens and herbs picked from the West Green House Gardens, make a traditional wreath for your door.

The morning demonstration showing how to make a door and table wreath will be followed by the hands on workshop to make your own.

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Winter Garden Walks

Winter Garden Walks 

16th November to 21st December

Why not complete your visit to the Christmas Fair with a bracing walk around the garden?

£3. No need to book just turn up.

OR make your day extra special with the following garden treats…

Garden Walk and Lunch

17 & 24 November, 1, 8, 15 & 22 December

11 am every Thursday during the Christmas Fair.

A self-guided walk around the garden exploring the structure and beauty of the garden in winter, followed by a warming lunch.

£15 including lunch. Advanced booking essential.

The Illuminated Garden

16th November to 21st December

3pm on weekdays during the Christmas Fair.

See the walled garden spectacularly illuminated during the winter darkness, plus afternoon tea.

£18 including afternoon tea. Advanced booking essential.