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Well maintained unique garden

Lovely garden with plenty to see even this late in the year - nice autumn trees with plenty of... read more

Reviewed September 29, 2018
SECIRPS
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Excellent gardens and not a long walk round !

These gardens are a must. Only resurrected in the 1960’s they are fascinating and easy walking... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2018
westcountryracing1
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Taunton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Lovely garden with plenty to see even this late in the year - nice autumn trees with plenty of fruit. Some interesting topiary. Not as big as we expected- less than an hour to wander around but spent extra time having a picnic. Very helpful...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

This is by no means one of the more famous NT gardens but it certainly is worth visiting and is one of the more unusual gardens in this country. The canal features make it remarkable as in it’s own way does the tower, which affords...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

We'd just passed the lovely village on A48 when we saw this little hidden gem by the road. Just beautiful! It's a formal Dutch garden, different layout before Capability Brown established the new landscape design. Survived for 300 years now Owned, restored and carefully looked...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 10, 2018

These gardens are a must. Only resurrected in the 1960’s they are fascinating and easy walking. Level ground and can get round in an hour or so comfortably

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 3, 2018

Nice gardens although smaller than I anticipated. However, expensive if you are not an NT member, so liable to be disappointed.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

These gardens are interesting and well planned out they have two large ponds with very large fish in them. Fish food given to children for feeding. Toilets are available. Easy access for wheelchairs in the gardens. It's not very big and I am not sure...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

These Dutch style gardens are next to the road the runs parallel with the River Severn and were an unexpected find for me. Dutch style is smaller than French style and there is a large picnic area, some information boards, a couple of lakes/ canals...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 24, 2018

Westbury Court Gardens originally was part of the grounds of Manor House. Throughout the years serveral people owned the land with the manor. The manor house no longer survives, which site is occupied by the old peoples home by the wonderful church. In the 1960s...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

Westbury Court Gardens, Westbury-on-Severn is a National Trust owned Dutch-style water garden which was set out between 1696 - 1705. It is one of the only surviving 17th Century Dutch Water Gardens in the UK. The house no longer exists but the gardens have several...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed July 7, 2018

I don't know what I was expecting. although the gardens were different, because they were in the 'Dutch Style' i felt disappointed. It cost us £15 for two. It was definitley not worth that. I thought it was a rip off. The lady was doing...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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...not a good place for dogs; insufficient space really and unsure about NT rules..
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