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Ruloe, 89 Derby Street

Ruloe, 89 Derby Street is an interesting mid Georgian House, the first in Ormskirk to be fitted with mains electricity. The garden has an impressive specimen oak tree, a tulip tree, shrubs inc a cornus kousa, topiary forms, an interesting large bonsai maple tree . There is also a mixture of herbaceous perennials and shade loving planting and a large Koi pond.

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Ruloe, 89 Derby Street

About Ruloe, 89 Derby Street

Ruloe – 89 Derby Street is an interesting mid Georgian House, the the first house in Ormskirk to be fitted with mains electricity. The house and gardens have been recently renovated in a sympathetic way to reflect the period of the property, while also bringing it more up to date. The garden has an impressive specimen Oak tree, a large Tulip tree, many other shrubs including a Cornus Kousa, topiary forms in containers and interesting large bonsai Maple tree.
The beds are mainly a mixture of bulb and herbaceous perennial planting with two large shaded beds to the front of the property.
The garden has a large koi pond and water planting.

Location details

89 Derby Street,
L39 2BW

Directions to Ruloe, 89 Derby Street
Just past the Fat Italian Restaurant, on the same side of the road. Free parking available at Derby St Car Park, Abbotsford, L39 2DF. Access to the garden is 200 m from car park along Derby St.

Ruloe, 89 Derby Street openings

Visit by Arrangement

This garden opens for By Arrangement visits from June to 1 August.

Please contact the garden owner to discuss your requirements and arrange a date for a group or bespoke visit.

Admission Adult: Free
Child: Free


  • No access to the lawn or top patio. there are 2 steps leading up to the lawn / patio area.
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Payment is by cash only. Please get in touch with the owners for more details.

Sorry, there is no available parking for coaches at Ruloe, 89 Derby Street at this time.

Yes, dogs are welcome at Ruloe, 89 Derby Street. Please keep the dogs on fixed short leads in the garden and keep in mind that you are responsible for controlling the dog’s behaviour. For any specific rules please ask the owners.

There are no plants for sale for the time being.

Sorry, Ruloe, 89 Derby Street does not yet accommodate wheelchair users.

Yes. Ruloe, 89 Derby Street seeks to offer a sustainable refuge for nearby fauna and wildlife. These sanctuaries host diverse habitats supporting indigenous flora and fauna and nurturing local biodiversity.