Knightshayes Court Garden, near Tiverton
The beautiful Knightshayes Court also has beautiful gardens in the heart of the Devon countryside
Knightshayes Court and Garden are situated in the beautiful Devon countryside near Tiverton a historic market town.
Edward kemp designed this 50 acre garden but it owes much to the Amory family who devoted themselves to its development.
This property will be of interest to those not only with an interest in gardens but also to those with a love of historic houses.
There are formal terraces and summer flowering borders providing drifts of colours, a topiary fox and hounds, and a tranquil lily pool.
The gardens extend into the ' garden of wood ' of rare trees which is magical all the year round. Spring bulbs abound from March to May.
The restored Walled Kitchen Garden must be one of the finest in the country both by size and by the variety of vegetables and fruits whichh are grown. The restoration was assisted by many National Trust volunteers that the Trust must be very proud of.
The striking Victorian gothic house is a rich combination of medieval romanticism and lavish decoration.
Knightshayes Court is just great and one for your diary.
Opening times Knightshayes Court NT 2020
Open most of year but see Knightshayes Court Gardens website for full details as dates vary. Disabled access, refreshments, shop & plant sales.
Free entry for National Trust members to this and many other properties - see our offer on side of this page.
- Street: Bolham
- Postcode: EX16 7RQ
- City: Tiverton
- County: Devon
- Country: United Kingdom
- Telephone: Tel 01884 254665
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