The Courts Gardens, Holt, Wiltshire

The Courts Garden, Holt, Wiltshire

I live just a couple of miles from The Courts at Holt, Wiltshire which is a lovely National Trust Garden and a real pleasure to visit. Historical records inform us that the formal garden here was laid out in 1900-10 surrounding a house built around 1720. The gardens were designed by the architect Sir George … Continue reading The Courts Garden, Holt, Wiltshire

Stourhead Gardens Wiltshire Palladian Bridge National Trust

Stourhead House and Gardens

One of the most beautiful gardens in the world must be Stourhead Gardens in the English county of Wiltshire. Stourhead is an estate of 1027 hectares (2650 acres). It comprises a Palladian style house, the beautiful gardens, the village of Stourton including an Inn, The Spread Eagle plus woods and farmland. The estate was purchased … Continue reading Stourhead House and Gardens