Poyntington Open Gardens

Please note
This event rested in 2018 so we don't have any recent event details. When we get updated information, we'll add it here, but in the meantime we include below event information from a previous year to remind you about the event.

 approx 12 gardens opened Poyntington, near Sherborne, Dorset
Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd July 2017
2.00pm to 5.00pm

Poyntington village near Sherborne is opening its gardens for the first time this year. The gardens opening are very varied and include the Manor House garden as well as a vineyard.

The village is in a valley, so some gardens are sloping up the hillside while others have the River Yeo running through them. Delicious teas will be served.

Proceeds will be divided between the Village Hall and the village church.

Plant sales:  There will be plant sales in two gardens.

Cost:  6.00 in advance or 7.00 on the day, covers both days, accompanied under 16s free.

How to get event passports:  Tickets available in advance from Sherborne TIC, Castle Gardens, Sherborne, and Occasions Florists, Cheap Street, Sherborne. During the weekend, buy tickets in the village.

Contact the organisers:  Email:

Directions:  From Sherborne take the B3145 towards Wincanton. There are two roads leading to Poyntington, both are signposted from this road.

Location:  Dorset.  Use Sat Nav postcode: DT9 4LF (please verify before travelling)

Please ... tell the organisers that you found them on the Open Gardens National Directory.