Visit: Iford Manor and Gardens

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Iford Manor, near Bradford-on-Avon, has one of the most delightful Italian-style gardens in England. It was the home of Harold Ainsworth Peto and the gardens were his creation. He was a trained architect whose style was rooted in Renaissance Italy and an exact contemporary of Gertrude Jekyll, who was a great admirer of his work. The 18th century house, now the home of Elizabeth Cartwright-Hignett, houses her collection of paintings and works of art and she herself will give a tour. It will also be possible to view the walled garden not normally open to the public.

Venue information

Iford Manor

Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire, BA15 2BA

Entry details

£18.50 (to include visits to the house and gardens and coffee and biscuits). Apply to Mary Fryer, 01458 251400. 11:15am
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