Ightham Mote Garden, near Sevenoaks
Ightham Mote and garden nestles in a sunken valley and dates from 1320.
The cottage style gardens at Ightham Mote, near Sevenoaks are a feature with long borders of traditional flowers such as sweet williams, campanulas and pinks. Vegetables are interplanted with herbs.
There is a lovely walled orchard with apple trees dating back to the 13th century.
The garden has more informal areas with bluebells, shrubs, rhododendrons and exotic trees.
Take time to see the 14th century Manor House which is surrounded by a moat. It has many interesting features and a rich history, features include the courtyard, great hall and Tudor painted ceiling.
All in all a great day out.
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National Trust Ightham Mote and Garden - 2019 open - Garden open all year, house from 2 March. Restaurant, shop, disabled access - ring for details. Activities for children throughout the season.
- Street: Mote Road
- Postcode: TN15 0NT
- City: Ivy Hatch, Sevenoaks
- County: Kent
- Country: United Kingdom
- Telephone: 01732 810378
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