A colourful and textured garden crafted with devotion.
Size of site:
Every Tuesday: 13 April - 28 September
Orchard Afternoon: 16 September
Selected Saturdays: 11 September, 18 September
The Manor House
Car park (free)
Nearest train station is Bedford. A few buses come to Stevington - it’s a 5 mile journey from the station.
Time Slot Ticket - valid for entry only at the time and date selected below.
Tea and cake will be available to purchase on the day.
We will also offer a general free introduction at 11.30am and 2.30pm.
We are delighted to welcome visitors back to The Manor House Garden again for 2021, using our online booking system whereby we can then offer you a choice of time slots on open days. We will also offer a general free introduction at 11.30am and 2.30pm. There will be no tours. But we do have a beautiful and informative guide book which you can purchase on the day for £5. There is also a virtual guide of the garden available from our friends at Candide, via their app.
Rich with the heady scent of summer, these traditional flowers come in many beautiful varieties.
With grass at your feet and fruit ripening above, this shady spot is perfect for a hot summer day.
Whimsical shapes and statues clipped from a coat of densely-packed green leaves.
Classic climber, with muscular stems and grape-like bunches of pastel coloured blooms in late spring.
Yellow heads bobbing in the breeze, these flowers carpet the ground as winter ends and spring begins.
As morning frosts begin to set in, the leaves of trees and shrubs light up in reds, yellows and oranges.
Geometric shapes and smartly clipped hedges, with flowers lined up in neat rows like soldiers on parade.
Sculptural plants with beautiful branches and winter colour bring the darkest days of the year to life.
At the tail end of winter through into spring, the boughs of Cherry trees are heavy with beautiful flowers.
Bursting back with fresh colour every year, these flower borders are perfect for pollinators.
In summer this grassland habitat is rich with the buzzing of pollinators and packed with beautiful flowers.
Discover a wealth of minibeasts and birds in this special patch - a particular favourite with the kids.