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Audley End House and Gardens.

August 4 : 10:00 am4:30 pm

£17.00
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Audley End House and Gardens
Book Online or send a cheque for £17.00 per head to Steve Elstub, 2 Gibson Gardens, Saffron Walden, Essex CB10 1AW. For more details email Steve Elstub for this event.

PGG visit to Audley End House and Gardens.

House & Gardens

One of the finest examples of a Jacobean house in Britain. Surrounded by 100 acres of ‘Capability’ Brown landscaped parkland (1763). Including a serpentine ornamental lake and cascade. The parkland boasts temples and bridges designed by Robert Adam. Also a fine example of an 1830’s Parterre, restored by English Heritage in the 1980’s following garden archaeology.

The grounds also include a small rose garden with Pulamite rockery; an Elysian garden and a fine example of an extensive walled kitchen garden, restored in 1990 which includes 19th century vinehouse and a gardeners bothy.

Programme

ARRIVE 10.00am Coffee and biscuits; Meet in the House Keepers Room.
10.30am. Meet Alan North (Head Gardener). Tour of the Walled Kitchen Garden.
1.00pm – 2.00pm Lunch;  House café, picnic in grounds or local pub. All self-pay.
2.00pm – 4.00pm Tour of Gardens and Parkland.
4.00pm – 4.30. Tea and cake.
4.30pm. Depart.

Directions

1 mile west of Saffron Walden, Essex. On the B1383; Exit junction 8 or 10 from the M11. Main entrance is via the ‘Lion Gate’ opposite the Audley End Miniature Railway.
Postcode: CB11 4JF.

Cost

The cost of this visit is £17.00 (including morning and afternoon refreshments – lunch not included).

Booking

Book Online or send a cheque for £17.00 per head to Steve Elstub, 2 Gibson Gardens, Saffron Walden, Essex CB10 1AW. For more details email Steve Elstub for this event.

Details

Date:
August 4
Time:
10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Cost:
£17.00
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Website:
http://www.english-heritage.org.uk/visit/places/audley-end-house-and-gardens

Organizer

Steve Elstub
Phone:
01799 526377
Email:
organiser-southern1@pgg.org.uk

Venue

Audley End House
Off, London Rd
Saffron Walden , Essex CB11 4JF United Kingdom
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Website:
http://www.english-heritage.org.uk/visit/places/audley-end-house-and-gardens

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