Part of the Leckford Estate (Mr Waitrose), across the road from the main house and hidden behind high hedges and open infrequently, but get your timing correct and you will not be disappointed
Built along one of the tributaries of the River Test Valley these water gardens are magnificent. The many small islands are linked by flat wooden bridges. The planting is outstanding. It is the combination of textures and colours over the water that makes this place so special. The only downside is that it is open only on the 1st and... 更多
The Gardens are primarily open only John Lewis Partners but on the third Sunday of each month, they are open to the public. Well worth a visit, the gardens were created by John Spedan Lewis (the founder of John Lewis) and are located in the Leckford Estate (which is also home to Waitrose own farm). The gardens are peaceful and... 更多
Very beautiful place , however we arrived in a downpour which did take the edge off the experience . Having said that the gardens are lovely and well worth a visit if you are in the area.
We visited on a charity day so the gardens were quite busy, but they were absolutely gorgeous and must be incredibly tranquil if you can visit on a quieter day. Not as big as I was expecting, but lovely for an hour's wander, and a photographer's paradise. Well worth the visit if you're in the area when they're open, although... 更多
We are lucky enough to be in the JLP, so gained entry that way. Incredible place, just beautiful. If you can get in, do. Don't look at photos or details before you go. Go in without knowing anything, you will not be disappointed.
This is a wonderful garden with many pools, small lakes and flowing streams with a large variety of plants. There are many seats where one can just sit and take in the beauty of the place. Being a private garden you need to obtain the combination to the lock on the gate but it is well worth the trouble.