By Arrangement gardens in Dorset

If you’re looking to organise a private visit to a garden, whether it be for a local group or for friends and family, a By Arrangement can provide something a little different. In Dorset there’s a range of gardens available for private By Arrangement visits, find out more below.

Wincombe Park, Shaftesbury

Extensive mature garden with sweeping panoramic views from lawn over parkland to lake and enchanting woods through which you can wander amongst bluebells. Garden is a riot of colour in spring with azaleas, camellias and rhododendrons in flower amongst shrubs and unusual trees. Opens By Arrangement for May and June for groups of between 10 and 40.

Yardes Cottage, Dorchester

Country cottage garden of 1½ acres bordering the Devil’s Brook, having a wealth of different planting areas inc woodland, stream, small lake, extensive lawns fringed with formal herbaceous borders, vegetable and soft fruit areas. Much of the planting encourages insect life and supports our bees and hens. Opens By Arrangement for June and July for groups of up to 10.

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