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Open Gardens: Chedington Village

When? 15 June 2019
Where? Bridport

  • Open Gardens: Chedington Village
  • Open Gardens: Chedington Village

A once-in-a-year chance to visit the many dazzling gardens in this beautiful conservation village, with its glorious panoramic views. We have a range of gardens open for you to explore, from small cottage gardens to the extensive grounds of Chedington Court, with lots of sizes, styles and personalities in-between. There will be at least 10 gardens open this year. As an added bonus, some of our home-grown artists and makers are opening the doors of their studios and workshops featuring a wide variety of arts and crafts.

Join us for refreshments or lunch, featuring our excellent home-made cakes, in the Village Hall from 11 o’clock. Or later in the day, sample a delicious cream tea in Chedington Court Great Hall, there will also be an activity Treasure Trail for children visiting the gardens.

This year the proceeds will be shared between Weldmar Hospice and the Village Hall fund.

Plant sales:
There will be plant stalls and some village produce for sale.

Cost:
£5.00 covers all gardens and studios, accompanied under 16s free

Tickets:
Buy tickets on the day from Highfield House (nearest open garden to the pub), Chedington Court garden entrance, Westside (terrace in middle of the village) or Sandy Knapp (house opposite the car park exit path). There is free car parking in the signposted car park or along the street for less mobile visitors.

Some of Chedington Court is wheelchair friendly. Unfortunately, as Chedington is on a hillside many of the smaller gardens have no wheelchair access.

Time: 10.30am to 5pm

Chedington is a small village some 10 miles north of Bridport.

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