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Kathy Brown's Garden

Church Road | Manor House Gardens, Bedford MK43 7QB, England
+44 1234 822064
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Really eye opening

I went to the Garden a few months ago with my Mother and Step father, as it was a surprise day out... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2017
Sam H
via mobile
Beautiful garden, delightful cakes!

In any season and any weather this is a fascinating garden to visit. Beautifully and artistically... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2017
Margaret I
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Luton, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent76%
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  • Average4%
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“her husband” (5 reviews)
“lovely garden” (4 reviews)
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Church Road | Manor House Gardens, Bedford MK43 7QB, England
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+44 1234 822064
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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

I went to the Garden a few months ago with my Mother and Step father, as it was a surprise day out on a lovely Sunday afternoon. I have to admit that the Gardens are truly beautiful and spectacular and really are worth seeing. Perfectly...More

Thank Sam H
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

In any season and any weather this is a fascinating garden to visit. Beautifully and artistically landscaped. Kathy, her husband and helpful friends all willing to give as much information as possible.

Thank Margaret I
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

I have now been to this lovely garden three times, and despite the vagaries of the British climate, I have been blessed with warmth and sunshine! The gardens have tremendous variety and one sails from Monet to meadow. Kathy is an expert on clematis and...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2017

We have been a few times and always enjoyed the visit. The tea and cakes are always very good. It has an excellent range of interesting plants, and help is on hand for information about them.

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Reviewed 4 August 2017

The garden is only open on a limited basis but an absolute delight. Tuesday 1st August was not expected to be a 'good' weather day but we went nevertheless. Having arrived shortly before 13.00 we enjoyed a picnic before entering the grounds and joining a...More

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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful garden to visit during spring, summer and autumn months. Mouthwatering cakes. Excellent plant advice available.

Thank 95NBK
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Reviewed 28 August 2016

Flowers and food in abundance, many of the flowers are edible and Kathy has written books on cooking with flowers. The garden is wonderful with different areas being at their best at different times oft the year.

Thank flossy441
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Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Plenty of parking on site Dogs welcome on the lead Kathy is lovely and friendly Gardens are extensive and full of an array of plants, flowers and shrubs Her knowledge of gardens, planting and care is extensive. Plenty of seating for a picnic and you...More

Thank Trip_Action
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Reviewed 1 August 2016

If you ever get the chance to visit Kathy Brown's gardens (and those of her husband!) during one of her open days, when she will give a short talk on her experiences in eating her garden (!) Yes, Kathy is very knowledgeable about edible flowers...More

Thank SheffieldMarshall
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Reviewed 29 July 2016

I last visited this garden in late September 2015 with the same group, there were changes because of the season and new planting designs and again a fantastic visit, Kathy described the themes of the garden as well as knowing every plant with stories too....More

Thank terry782016
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cjdoug
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Response from SheffieldMarshall | Reviewed this property |
I think you can bring dogs (I'm sure I saw a visitor bring theirs. However, please note that the owner has a dog and he's a snappy terrier!
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