Gatton Park, a garden near Reigate
Gatton Park in Reigate is a spectacular, historic park landscaped by Lancelot “Capability” Brown and situated at the foot of the North Downs in Surrey.
Extensive restoration work, led by experts and executed by volunteers has been taking place since 1997 at Gatton Park. There is still more to be done.
The restoration of the Japanese Garden was featured in the Channel 4 series “Lost Gardens” in 1999.
The principal features include: Three interlinked lakes and a serpentine, Japanese garden, Rock and water garden, Dry-arch bridge, leading to walled gardens, Bird hide, Island heronry (largest in S.E.England), Wildlife habitats.
2015 Gatton Park - Feb to Oct. See website for open day details.
Snowdrop displays during February.
- Street: Gatton Park
- Postcode: RH2 0TW
- City: Reigate
- County: Surrey
- Country: United Kingdom
- Telephone: 01737 649068
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