This event is resting for 2021 Sorry, but Great Oakley 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
Great Oakley, near Harwich, Essex Saturday 8th June 2019 10.00am to 5.00pm
A wide variety of gardens will be open, ranging from a small garden full of surprises, a deceptively sized walled garden, informal country gardens, a varied and colourful cottage-style garden with contemporary features, to a large country house garden featuring a variety of unusual trees; mulberry, medlars, yews and an oak tree planted by Princess Alexandra.
All proceed to All Saints' Church.
Plant sales There will be plants on sale - all grown by villagers.
Cost £5.00 adults, accompanied under 16s free.
How to get event passports In advance from the Village Shop or The Maybush Pub; on the day from any participating garden.
Directions From Colchester, take A120 towards Harwich, past Horsley Cross water tower. Take the second right turn towards Wix and Great Oakley. Then take the first left (at the Wix War Memorial). Continue to the end of this road to Great Oakley.
Location County: Essex Postcode for Sat Nav: CO12 5BJ (please verify before travelling) Find approximate location on GoogleMaps (new window)
Thankyou! In 2019 the organisers of this event made a donation towards the upkeep of this website.