The Salutation © R. Breese, Lutyens Trust Photo Archive 2013
Barham Court, garden front © R. Breese, Lutyens Trust Photo Archive 2013
Great Maytham, garden front © R. Breese, Lutyens Trust Photo Archive 2013
Great Dixter © M. Edwards, Lutyens Trust Photo Archive 2013
Wittersham House © A. Capo-Bianco, Lutyens Trust Photo Archive 2013
(timings are approximate, and subject to confirmation)
The Salutation, Knightrider St, Sandwich, Kent CT13 9EW
10:30am for 10:45am arrive at Knightrider Street for The Salutation. Parking is available outside the gate (Pay & Display). Coffees are available in the front forecourt for anyone arriving early, but are not included in the price.
10:45am-11:45am Guided tour of the Gardens with either Steve Edney – Head Gardener or Sam Scarlett – Duty Head Gardener.
11:45am-12:15pm free time to explore the ground floor public rooms.
12:15pm-1:15pm Buffet lunch in the Dining Room (also terrace if weather permitting)
1:30pm Depart for Barham Court
Barham Court, Barham, Canterbury, Kent CT4 6PD
2pm arrive at Barham Court (parking is available in the signposted field, close to the house)
2:10pm-3:30pm guided tour of the House and Gardens by Peter & Kate Cox, followed by a cup of tea in the gardens (weather permitting).
Great Maytham Hall, Rolvenden, Kent TN17 4NE
9:30am arrival at Great Maytham (parking on the drive)
9:40am Welcome by Sir Terry Farrell
10am-11:30am Free time to explore the Exhibition (Lutyens/Jekyll/Tennant/Hodgson-Burnett), Ground Floor Public Areas and the Gardens, including The Secret Garden and Gate Lodge.
11:35am Depart for Great Dixter
Great Dixter, Northiam, E. Sussex TN31 6PH
11:50am arrive at Great Dixter – parking is available in the public carpark (free)
12noon-1:15pmvisit public part of House and free time to explore gardens
1:15pm-2pm Lunch in The Loggia
2pm-2:45pm explore Lutyens-wing of the House
2:50pm Depart for Wittersham House
Wittersham House, Wittersham, Kent TN30 7ED
3:10pm arrive at Wittersham House – parking on the drive.
Meet Mrs Mary Mallet for a tour of her house and gardens.