Claremont Landscape Garden

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United Kingdom - Surrey - Esher

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BGCI Member: No

About the Claremont Landscape Garden

Claremont's creation and development involved some of the great names in garden history: Sir John Vanbrugh, Charles Bridgeman, William Kent and Capability Brown all played their part in the landscape seen today. The garden, begun c.1715, was described in 1726 by Stephen Switzer as "the noblest of any in Europe". The many features include a lake island with pavilion, grotto, turf amphitheatre and camellia terrace. Lovely walks with ever-changing vistas.

Main Address:
Claremont Landscape Garden
Portsmouth Road
Surrey KT10 9JG United Kingdom

Telephone: 07786661602
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Mike Calnan
    Curator's Name:
    Plant Records Officer's Name: Alison Crook - Plant Collections Curator

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Other
  • Physical Data
  • Latitude: 51.355875
    Longitude: -0.381373
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

Plant Collections

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes