Dating back to the 1770’s and faithfully restored, a new apple arch divides an elaborate geometrically designed potager from exuberantly planted perennial borders.
The Paradise Garden
This simple and serene water garden is a modern linear design based on the traditional principles of Islamic gardens.
The Garden of the Five Bridges
Crossed by a narrow path and five chinoiserie inspired bridges a serpentine of Siberica iris “Papillion” becomes a river of blue flowers in May.
Planted with thousands of daffodils that now invade natural fritillaria fields this is the show piece of the Gardens in early Spring. The Lakefield embraces one of England’s most eclectic collections of follies