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Fursdon House & Garden

Exeter

A characterful house with a sheltered hillside garden.

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Knightshayes

Tiverton

Open parkland, unique woodland gardens and a walled garden.

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National Trust's Castle Drogo Gardens

Devon

Discover the beautiful Lutyens-designed terraced garden with dramatic views of Dartmoor. There’s plenty to see from the rose garden to the quaint Bunty House (Wendy House) complete with its own miniature garden.

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Castle Hill Gardens

Barnstaple

Impressive hillside estate with spectacular views.

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Broomhill Art Hotel & Sculpture Gardens

Barnstaple

Large sculpture park set in beautiful wooded valley.

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National Trust's A la Ronde

Exmouth

Quirky 18th-century, 16 sided house with fascinating interior decoration and collections. The A la Ronde estate has the fine bones of a Regency garden. Unearth a piece of history on our volunteer guided tour that will shoe the secrets and stories of the estate.

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Marwood Hill Gardens

Devon

Tucked below the North Devon village of Guineaford, this hidden valley garden was once home to celebrate plantsman Dr Jimmy Smart MBE, VMH. The garden was transformed over 70 years from rough pastureland into the picturesque and magical garden seen today. As well as showcasing a range of rare trees and shrubs, three stunning lakes full of wildlife are waiting to be discovered by visitors. Woodland walks around Marwood Hill Gardens are awash with astounding autumn colour during winter and extensive bulb displays the rest of the year. The view across the valley from the Garden Tea Room is spectacular, accompanied by delicious food and a garden centre teeming with unusual plants for sale.

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National Trust's Greenway

Devon

Greenway house and garden: 'the loveliest place in the world'. At the beloved holiday home of the famous and much-loved author Agatha Christie and her family, you can take a glimpse into their lives.

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Delamore

Ivybridge

Vibrant garden with annual art exhibitions.

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Endsleigh

Tavistock

Romantic gardens with waterfalls, overlooking the River Tamar.

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Burrow Farm Gardens

Devon

Beautiful 10-acre garden with unusual trees, shrubs and herbaceous plants. A traditional summerhouse looks towards a lake and ancient oak woodland with rhododendrons and azaleas. Early spring interest and superb autumn colour. A photographers dream.

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Hartland Abbey Gardens

Devon

Romantic restored gardens with impressive heritage and a coastal walk.

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Fast Rabbit Farm Gardens

Devon

One of the most important gardens in Dartmouth complete with some rare and interesting acid loving plants

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RHS Garden Rosemoor

Devon

An enchanting garden nestled in the beautiful Torridge Valley. Surrounded by woodland, the garden includes the largest rose gardens in the South West, the stunning Hot Garden, a Devon Cottage Garden, lake and stream, fruit and vegetable garden, natural flower meadows and bluebell carpeted woodlands. Facilities include restaurant and tea room, plant centre and gift shop.

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National Trust's Parke

Newton Abbot

A peaceful retreat set within the beautiful Devon countryside.

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Berry Pormeroy Castle

Totnes

15th Century castle, notoriously renowned for its supposed hauntings, featuring beautiful grounds and woodland views.

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National Trust's Compton Castle

Compton

Dramatic fortified manor house and small formal garden. A rare survivor, this medieval fortress with high curtain walls, towers and a portcullis, is set in a landscape of rolling hills and orchards.

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National Trust's Arlington Court

Devon

The Arlington estate, a home for treasures both man-made and natural, as diverse as it is peaceful. Owned by the Chichester family for over 500 years.

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Powderham Castle & Gardens

Exeter

Powderham is the home of the Earl and Countess of Devon. Situated in 3,000 acres of Devon's beautiful countryside.

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National Trust's Buckland Abbey

Devon

Discover the Buckland estate, the meadows, the orchards and the late spring bluebells. Enjoy the peace and tranquillity of the Tavy Valley and the far-reaching views.

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Stone Lane Gardens

Newton Abbot

Stone Lane Gardens is a spectacular woodland and water garden on the edge of Dartmoor National Park, that enchants and inspires in every season, famous for National Collections of Birch and Alder trees. It has a specialist tree nursery and is an RHS Partner Garden and registered charity, no.1411252. It is open to visitors on every day of the year, including Christmas Day.

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Dartington Hall Gardens

Devon

At the heart of 1,200-acre estate sit our Grade 2* listed gardens, open year round from dawn till dusk and freely accessible for all.

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National Trust's Coleton Fishacre

Devon

A 1920s country retreat complete with luxuriant garden by the sea

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National Trust's Killerton

Devon

A family home and a great estate. Glorious landscape garden surrounded by parkland with fine 18th-century house.

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National Trust's Saltram

Devon

Refined Georgian house with a notable interior, period furnishings, porcelain and a garden to lose yourself in, plus a park that cyclists, walkers, & our four legged friends love. The garden is mostly 19th century, with a working 18th-century orangery and follies, beautiful shrubberies and imposing specimen trees providing year-round interest.

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National Trust's Killerton

Devon

A family home and a great estate. Glorious landscape garden surrounded by parkland with fine 18th-century house.

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Castle Hill Gardens

Barnstaple

Impressive hillside estate with spectacular views.

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National Trust's Arlington Court

Devon

The Arlington estate, a home for treasures both man-made and natural, as diverse as it is peaceful. Owned by the Chichester family for over 500 years.

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Endsleigh

Tavistock

Romantic gardens with waterfalls, overlooking the River Tamar.

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Broomhill Art Hotel & Sculpture Gardens

Barnstaple

Large sculpture park set in beautiful wooded valley.

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Fast Rabbit Farm Gardens

Devon

One of the most important gardens in Dartmouth complete with some rare and interesting acid loving plants

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Hartland Abbey Gardens

Devon

Romantic restored gardens with impressive heritage and a coastal walk.

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Fursdon House & Garden

Exeter

A characterful house with a sheltered hillside garden.

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National Trust's Greenway

Devon

Greenway house and garden: 'the loveliest place in the world'. At the beloved holiday home of the famous and much-loved author Agatha Christie and her family, you can take a glimpse into their lives.

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Stone Lane Gardens

Newton Abbot

Stone Lane Gardens is a spectacular woodland and water garden on the edge of Dartmoor National Park, that enchants and inspires in every season, famous for National Collections of Birch and Alder trees. It has a specialist tree nursery and is an RHS Partner Garden and registered charity, no.1411252. It is open to visitors on every day of the year, including Christmas Day.

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Berry Pormeroy Castle

Totnes

15th Century castle, notoriously renowned for its supposed hauntings, featuring beautiful grounds and woodland views.

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RHS Garden Rosemoor

Devon

An enchanting garden nestled in the beautiful Torridge Valley. Surrounded by woodland, the garden includes the largest rose gardens in the South West, the stunning Hot Garden, a Devon Cottage Garden, lake and stream, fruit and vegetable garden, natural flower meadows and bluebell carpeted woodlands. Facilities include restaurant and tea room, plant centre and gift shop.

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Chambercombe Manor

Ilfracombe

Chambercombe Manor is set in a secluded valley, positioned near the Heritage Coast of Ilfracombe, North Devon. The Manor House is thought to date from the 11th century and was mentioned in the Domesday Book. There are gardens to view and also a tea room for refreshments and food.

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National Trust's Castle Drogo Gardens

Devon

Discover the beautiful Lutyens-designed terraced garden with dramatic views of Dartmoor. There’s plenty to see from the rose garden to the quaint Bunty House (Wendy House) complete with its own miniature garden.

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National Trust's A la Ronde

Exmouth

Quirky 18th-century, 16 sided house with fascinating interior decoration and collections. The A la Ronde estate has the fine bones of a Regency garden. Unearth a piece of history on our volunteer guided tour that will shoe the secrets and stories of the estate.

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Burrow Farm Gardens

Devon

Beautiful 10-acre garden with unusual trees, shrubs and herbaceous plants. A traditional summerhouse looks towards a lake and ancient oak woodland with rhododendrons and azaleas. Early spring interest and superb autumn colour. A photographers dream.

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Powderham Castle & Gardens

Exeter

Powderham is the home of the Earl and Countess of Devon. Situated in 3,000 acres of Devon's beautiful countryside.

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Marwood Hill Gardens

Devon

Tucked below the North Devon village of Guineaford, this hidden valley garden was once home to celebrate plantsman Dr Jimmy Smart MBE, VMH. The garden was transformed over 70 years from rough pastureland into the picturesque and magical garden seen today. As well as showcasing a range of rare trees and shrubs, three stunning lakes full of wildlife are waiting to be discovered by visitors. Woodland walks around Marwood Hill Gardens are awash with astounding autumn colour during winter and extensive bulb displays the rest of the year. The view across the valley from the Garden Tea Room is spectacular, accompanied by delicious food and a garden centre teeming with unusual plants for sale.

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National Trust's Parke

Newton Abbot

A peaceful retreat set within the beautiful Devon countryside.

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National Trust's Coleton Fishacre

Devon

A 1920s country retreat complete with luxuriant garden by the sea

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National Trust's Saltram

Devon

Refined Georgian house with a notable interior, period furnishings, porcelain and a garden to lose yourself in, plus a park that cyclists, walkers, & our four legged friends love. The garden is mostly 19th century, with a working 18th-century orangery and follies, beautiful shrubberies and imposing specimen trees providing year-round interest.

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Dartington Hall Gardens

Devon

At the heart of 1,200-acre estate sit our Grade 2* listed gardens, open year round from dawn till dusk and freely accessible for all.

National Trust's Dunsland

Holsworthy

A grand Parkland abundant in wildlife and with over 900 years of history.

Plant World Gardens

Newton Abbot

World map of plants, hosting interesting varieties from across the globe, set in rolling Devon hills and woodland, with an adjoining nursery and cafe.

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Knightshayes

Tiverton

Open parkland, unique woodland gardens and a walled garden.

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Castle Hill Gardens

Barnstaple

Impressive hillside estate with spectacular views.

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RHS Garden Rosemoor

Devon

An enchanting garden nestled in the beautiful Torridge Valley. Surrounded by woodland, the garden includes the largest rose gardens in the South West, the stunning Hot Garden, a Devon Cottage Garden, lake and stream, fruit and vegetable garden, natural flower meadows and bluebell carpeted woodlands. Facilities include restaurant and tea room, plant centre and gift shop.

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National Trust's Saltram

Devon

Refined Georgian house with a notable interior, period furnishings, porcelain and a garden to lose yourself in, plus a park that cyclists, walkers, & our four legged friends love. The garden is mostly 19th century, with a working 18th-century orangery and follies, beautiful shrubberies and imposing specimen trees providing year-round interest.

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Marwood Hill Gardens

Devon

Tucked below the North Devon village of Guineaford, this hidden valley garden was once home to celebrate plantsman Dr Jimmy Smart MBE, VMH. The garden was transformed over 70 years from rough pastureland into the picturesque and magical garden seen today. As well as showcasing a range of rare trees and shrubs, three stunning lakes full of wildlife are waiting to be discovered by visitors. Woodland walks around Marwood Hill Gardens are awash with astounding autumn colour during winter and extensive bulb displays the rest of the year. The view across the valley from the Garden Tea Room is spectacular, accompanied by delicious food and a garden centre teeming with unusual plants for sale.

Bicton Park Botanical Gardens

Devon

Spanning nearly 300 years of horticultural history, these magnificent grade 1 listed gardens are set in Devon's picturesque Otter Valley, between the ancient city of Exeter and England's Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site. The superbly landscaped park combines 18th century tranquillity with modern amenities to provide all year round enjoyment for everyone of all ages.

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National Trust's Greenway

Devon

Greenway house and garden: 'the loveliest place in the world'. At the beloved holiday home of the famous and much-loved author Agatha Christie and her family, you can take a glimpse into their lives.

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Hartland Abbey Gardens

Devon

Romantic restored gardens with impressive heritage and a coastal walk.

Clovelly Court Gardens

Devon

When you visit Clovelly, be sure to visit the gardens at Clovelly Court. Plants thrive in this sheltered sunny corner of North Devon, which has the added benefit of the warmth the Gulf Stream brings.

Hill House Nursery & Garden

Newton Abbot

Family-run plant nursery with free garden in South Devon open all year round.

National Trust's Overbecks

Devon

Tucked away on the cliffs above Salcombe is this hidden paradise: a subtropical garden, bursting with colour, filled with exotic and rare plants and surprises round every corner, which surrounds the seaside home of scientist and inventor Otto Overbeck. The views from the garden over the estuary and coast are truly breathtaking.

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Endsleigh

Tavistock

Romantic gardens with waterfalls, overlooking the River Tamar.

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Hartland Abbey Gardens

Devon

Romantic restored gardens with impressive heritage and a coastal walk.

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