Clavering Country Gardens and The LIttle House
Clavering, near Saffron Walden, Essex
Bank Holiday Monday 25th May 2020
10.30am to 5.00pm
Clavering Village's glorious gardens, from small beautiful new cottage gardens with unusual plants, to an acre with stunning views over the medieval heart of Clavering.
Come and see The Little House (open), built 1750, the smallest thatched cottage in England. Also Essex Beekeeping demonstrations and talks all day, with glass observation hive.
Clavering's famous Guildhall, with its timeless garden still as advised by the National Trust, and a new Clavering Manor garden with a fascinating history. Chestnut Cottage by the ford, wide rambling flower beds and lots of paths and seats to enjoy the views, and some new cottage gardens full of ideas for small spaces.
All gardens within walking distance of each other.
Teas, morning coffee, homemade cakes, light lunches, and cream teas, all day.
All proceeds to Saffron Walden MENCAP Society.
Plant sales: Plants, summer bedding, climbers and shrubs from £1.00.
Cost: £5.00 per adult, accompanied children free, and includes The Little House, beekeeping display etc.
How to get event passports: At the gate of any open garden.
Contact the organisers: Phone: 01799 550 488 Email:
Directions: From the B1383, follow signs to Newport/Clavering; from the A10, the B1038. Parking in Middle Street or adjacent lanes, also at some gardens, and ample at the Fox and Hounds pub (also drinks and excellent lunches here).
Location: Essex. Use Sat Nav postcode: CB11 4QL (please verify before travelling)
Please ... tell the organisers that you found them on the Open Gardens National Directory.
and ... thank them for making a donation this year to help with our running costs.