Nunnington Hall

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United Kingdom - North Yorkshire - York

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International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

About the Nunnington Hall

The walled garden on the banks of the River Rye offers a perfect complement to the mellow 17th-century manor house. The long mixed borders are planted in an informal cottage style, offering colour and impact throughout the season. Orchards of traditional Ryedale apple varieties and old-fashioned culinary pears border the main lawn in front of the house. The grassland running through the orchards is managed as a wild-flower meadow with informal bulb planting to coincide with the apple and cherry blossom. Formal rose gardens along the south wall were originally planted by the donor family and there is a unique iris garden in a secluded corner of the garden.

Main Address:
Nunnington Hall
North Yorkshire YO62 5UY 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: 54.20679295
    Longitude: -0.973700881
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

Plant Collections

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