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The Walled Garden at Scampston

The 4.5 acre Walled Garden was designed by Piet Oudolf. It is set within the 18th century walls of the original kitchen garden. There is a silent garden with a pond and no flowering plants, plantsman's walk and a mount that provides a vantage point to view the whole garden. The House is mainly Regency (1801) with a serpentine park. The park was designed by Lancelot Brown in 1772. It has an unusual 'Bridge Building', concealing the end of the water, with Ionic columns overlook the water and a sold wall closing the view. The owner of Scampston Hall wrote to Brown that it 'answers prodigiously well' to his requirements.
Photograph © Scampston Hall
Photograph © Pete Duxon
Photograph © Pete Duxon
Photograph © Pete Duxon

Scampston Hall, Malton, North Yorkshire, England, YO17 8NG

Walled Garden open early April to October, Tuesday to Sunday. Open 10am to 5pm (last entry 4:30pm).

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