National Garden Scheme : Wendens Ambo Gardens
Royston Rd, Wendens Ambo, Saffron Walden CB11 4UJ.
Sunday 9th July 2017, 11am to 4pm
Combined adm £5, chd free.
Light refreshments at Loxley 10 – 5. Loxley is a young garden; both, front and rear. The garden itself features a good size Koi pond, surrounded by a lawn and flower beds which includes various ericaceous plants, bamboos, grasses, some rare plants as well as some traditional shrubs and flowers all of which offers interest all year around. At High Banks House there are various raised and curved beds of summer planting, interspersed with a number of decks and terraces, seating areas and water feature. Mature trees around the boundaries and a secret garden at the end. Indoor pool house with predominantly glass wall reflecting flower beds. Kellers is an enclosed garden with terraced beds and circular lawn recently laid. A variety of hedges (yew, mixed native, rose, rosemary and ornamental grass) with mixed planting. Kellers is named after Helen Keller, the American humanitarian, who visited during the summer of 1930.. Wendens Ambo is a meandering historic village with a busy B road through village.