The Garden Landscape Guide

Kelmscott Manor Garden

A sixteenth century house with an Arts and Crafts garden. It was used as a country house by William Morris from 1871-1896 and has a simple well-made 'Old English' garden, as befits the opponent of Victorian eclecticism. The planting at Kelmscott Manor has been restored, with well-chosen plants.

Kelmscott, nr Lechlade, Gloucestershire, England, GL7 3HJ

April to September. Wednesdays and 1st and 3rd Saturdays. Open 11am to 5pm.

Adult Manor & Garden £8.50, Garden only £2.00

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Reviews

  • over 4 years by Anonymous 4 / 5

    Not the most stunning garden ever , simply planted ;however the whole experience of visiting Kelmscott is simply magical , a wonderful house in the most beautiful setting.The pleasant walk through the quiet village is a great introduction to this unchanged hidden gem ! Not to be missed , only wish it had longer opening times !
  • almost 7 years by Adam Hodge 2 / 5

    The house is the real big deal but the gardens are pleasantly neat with some cottage garden plantings. Take a stroll down to the river as well, its all so quintessentially English!

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