Guy’s Cliffe Walled Garden Trust      :       Email: trustees@guyscliffewalledgarden.org.uk

Welcome to Guy’s Cliffe Walled Garden

The Walled Garden was originally part of the kitchen garden for Guy’s Cliffe House from at least the 1770s to the late 1940s.  In recent years the garden had become totally overgrown & derelict.  Clearance work on the site started in January 2014.  Since then volunteers have contributed over 17,500 hours of work to bring the garden back to life.  


The aim of the volunteer project is to restore the walls and glasshouses and return the site to a working Georgian/

Victorian kitchen garden for the enjoyment and educational benefit of the community, and to give an insight into how the garden supported an important country house.   The garden is listed as a Grade II site by English Heritage on the Register of Parks & Gardens of Special Historic Interest.  




We have spent the last weeks of the  year  

preparing the Garden for the winter season.  

In January and February 2019

we shall be working in the Garden every Sunday and visitors are always welcome to

drop in and see our progress.


The main schedule of opening dates for

2019 will be announced here in due course.

If you are interested in

helping to restore the

garden, please come to

one of our volunteer days.


You can follow our progress and receive updates by

signing up to our email list.

Click on the link below:

The Walled Garden before restoration

work began in January 2014

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Facebook group at

“Guy’s Cliffe Walled Garden”

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The Walled Garden is behind Hintons
Nursery.  

 

Access & parking via Hintons Nursery, Coventry Road,

Guy’s Cliffe,

Warwick  CV34 5FJ


> Click here for map



Visitor & Volunteer Dates 2019


During January and February

the Garden will be open for visitors and

volunteers every Sunday, ie:

6th, 13th, 20th & 27th January

3rd, 10th, 17th & 24th February


The usual pattern of three day
openings/volunteer days on Wednesdays,
Fridays & Sundays will resume in March.  


Further special event days during 2019 will be announced here in due course.   Entry is free.


* New volunteers are always welcome,

even if staying only for an hour or two.  




* Tea & coffee are available for volunteers

but please bring your own lunch if
you are staying all day.


*Tools and gloves provided.

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Latest News

Artichoke flowers Click here for Dec 2018 newsletter Lavatera 'Windsor Castle', which was very popular with visitors

“An amazing example of the

power of volunteering.”

Warwick Open Gardens 2017

“It’s just a wonderful garden to be in.”

Mark Lane, BBC Gardeners’ World 2017

Our Volunteers’ Macmillan Coffee Event on
Friday 28 Sept raised £500.50 for Macmillan Cancer Support.  Our thanks to everyone who came along and gave so generously.

Some of the volunteer team celebrating at the end of the open day Our Commemorative WW1 Weeping Wall of Poppies The central bed The salad and fruit beds