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Kiftsgate Court Gardens

Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire

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This garden is the creation of three generations of women gardeners. Started by Heather Muir in the 1920's, continued by Diany Binny from 1950 and now looked after by Anne Chambers and her husband.

This informal garden is a riot of colour all through the year.

Spring sees daffodils line the drive while the White Sunken Garden promises blooms.

During the summer months, roses dominate, of special note being Rosa filipes 'Kiftsgate'. These, together with hydrangeas and a wisteria, provide a pleasant environment to take a stroll. 

In contrast to this the current owners have constructed a water garden designed by Simon Allison, which is flower-free and minimalist in appearance.


Location: Kiftsgate Court Garden, Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire

Grid Reference: SP169429 Ceremonial County: Gloucestershire
Map Link: StreetMap

Aerial photo: Google Aerial

Getting there: From Chipping Campden take the B4081 to Mickleton, follow the brown signs for Hidcote (NT). After 1 mile turn left at crossroads and continue for 1 mile. Entrance is on left.

Website: www.kiftsgate.co.uk
Address: Kiftsgate Court Garden, Chipping Campden, Glos
Postcode: GL55 6LN Telephone: 01386 438777
Opening Times: April and Sept Sun, Mon and Wed 2pm-6pm .
May, Jun & Jul Sat-Wed 12noon-6pm ; August Sat-Wed 2pm-6pm

Charges: Adults 7; Child (under 16) 2.50; Season Ticket 17.50; No concessions.

Nearby Locations: Hidcote Manor Garden (literally over the road)
Other Location Pages: Hidcote Manor Gardens        Gloucestershire Attractions

Notes: June and July are the best times to visit for the colour and scent of the roses

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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Page Ref: Kiftsgate Topic: Gardens Last Updated: 03/2011
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