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Clavering Country Gardens and The Little House

 approx 5 gardens open Clavering, near Saffron Walden, Essex
Sunday 28th May 2023
10.30am to 4.30pm

Clavering Villages glorious gardens, some new ones with unusual plants and stunning views over the medieval heart of the village, a big new garden with chickens and ducks, and a new artist's garden with studio open.

Come and see The Little House (open for visitors this year), built 1750, the smallest thatched cottage in England.

Chestnut Cottage by the ford over the River Stort, an acre of wide rambling flower beds and lots of paths and seats to relax and enjoy the views.

Essex Beekeeping demonstrations and talks all day, with glass observation hive.

All gardens within easy walking distance of each other.

Teas, morning coffee, and homemade cakes available all day. Excellent lunches at The Cricketers Pub, original home of Jamie Oliver.

All proceeds to Saffron Walden MENCAP Society.

Clavering Country Gardens and The Little House

Plant sales
Hundreds of plants for sale - roses, summer bedding, climbers and shrubs, and bargain planted wooden Herb Troughs.

5.00 per adult, accompanied children free, and includes The Little House, beekeeping demonstrations etc. Cash only please.

How to get event passports
At the gate of any participating garden.

Contact the organisers
Phone: 01799 550 488

Directions / Parking
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.

Toilet Facilities
Toilets are available at this event.

County: Essex
Postcode for Sat Nav: CB11 4QL (please verify before travelling)
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Thankyou!   In 2023 the organisers of this event made a crowdfunding donation towards the upkeep of this website.

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