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Open Gardens - Icklesham

Event Date

From: Tuesday, 04 July, 2017 at 10:30
Till: Tuesday, 04 July, 2017 at 16:00

Event Details

Brook Farm
Broad Street, Tn36 4AP
Maura and David Wheeler

Set within 500 acres of pasture land and with stunning views to Rye and Winchelsea, this delightful well-tended walled garden provides colour and texture throughout the year. Located in the Brede Valley this working farm has up to 2000 sheep which are ‘supervised’ by loyal and trusty sheepdogs.

Upper Brook House
Broad Street, TN36 4AT
Helen and David Slater

A relaxed and informal garden, with naturalistic planting and a prairie inspired design. Grasses, native wild flowers and perennials create colour, texture and year round interest against a background of long views, native hedging and old brick. The garden leads to a small vineyard.

Broadstreet House
Broad Street, TN36 4AS
Sally and Anthony Thorne

This  large garden has a variety of interesting trees, a big pond with wildlife and a wonderful view down the Brede Valley. It was developed many years ago by the previous owners and over the last few years, the current owners have been restoring it, adding new beds and a waterfall.  Like most gardens it is still work in progress!

Admission: £5

Wheelchair Access: Very Limited
Guide Dogs: Yes
Refreshments: Yes - At Brook Farm, they are generously being provided by the Broadstreet residents.
Parking: Yes - The field between Broadstreet House and Brook Farm

How to get there: From Hastings take the A259 to Rye, then the A268 to Peasmarsh then take the B2028 to Iden. Turn right into Grove Lane (opposite the Bell Inn), follow the Open Gardens signage.

Please call Fundraising on 01424 456396 or email for more information on any of our Open Gardens