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Beautiful Gardens Coleton Fishacre

Coleton Fishacre House and Garden, near Dartmouth

Coleton Fishacre is a beautiful 24 acre garden created by Rupert and Lady Dorothy D'Olyly Carte in the 1920s. In the Spring and early Summer at the Arts and Crafts inspired house and gardens, wild flowers abound amid more formal plantings.

In the Spring and early Summer at the Arts and Crafts inspired house and gardens, Coleton Fishacre, wild flowers abound amid Rhododendrons, camellias and azaleas, planted among tender and exotic plants which thrive in the subtropical climate.
Formal terraces and walled garden provide summer long interest. Paths descend the informal wooded valley to the coastal path and lookout.
Coleton Fishacre House is open to public and worth seeing. I love it - Editor

Coleton Fishacre NT Gardens Opening Times - see latest information by visiting website.   
Restaurant, disabled access, shop & plant sales.

When is the best time to visit Coleton Fishacre? - Less busy from 2.30 onwards.

Who designed Coleton Fishacre House and Gardens?  -
Oswald Partridge Milne designed the House and structure of the Garden. Before this he had worked with Lutyens over a 2 year period. The planting was carried out by Dorothy D'Olyly Carte

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  • Telephone: 01803 752466
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  • Street: Coleton Fishacre Garden, Kingswear
  • Postcode: TQ6 0EQ
  • City: Dartmouth
  • County: Devon
  • Country: United Kingdom


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