This event is resting for 2018 Sorry, but Poyntington Open Gardens isn't running this year. We'll keep you posted about next year's event details when they are known, but in the meantime we include below details from a previous year to remind you about the event
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: County: Dorset Postcode for Sat Nav: DT9 4LF (please verify before travelling) Find approximate location on GoogleMaps (new window)
Thankyou! In 2017 the organisers of this event made a donation towards the upkeep of this website.