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Gardening Event, Wed 20 Jun 2018, £4

Larch Cottage Nurseries Penrith Open Garden

Larch Cottage Nurseries Penrith Open Garden


Take advantage of the wonderful summer weather and take your chance to see a usually private garden by the kind permission of owners Peter and Jo in their support for the British Red Cross!

A project which has taken five years to complete, this garden is a labour of love. Designed and built by Peter for his wedding to Jo in 2014, the gardens consist of meandering paths bordered by lush flower beds, a wildflower meadow, an orchard and lawn with a stream leading down to a small lake with the chapel at its head. The nursery also specializes in rare and unusual plants and the brilliant café restaurant serves beautiful food to match the surroundings. Heavenly!

It promises to be a fantastic day summer day out so please come and show your support. All funds raised will go to the British Red Cross.

Dogs on leads are accepted.

Address: Larch Cottage Nurseries, Melkinthorpe, Penrith, Cumbria, CA10 2DR

Event details

Dates Times
Wed 20 Jun 2018 13:00 to 16:00


Adult admission: £4
Children under 12 go free


  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • PostboxPostbox
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted

Plants displayed in a unique and atmospheric garden setting incorporating Romanesque style ruined walls and spectacular ' Dalle de Verre' stained glass windows.

Events at this Venue

date event
Wed 20 Jun Open Garden in aid of BRC


Kerry Threadgill

0151 7025061


CA10 2DR


Situated in the small hamlet of Melkinthorpe approximately 4 miles south of Penrith off A6.

Parking: free

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