Benington Lordship Gardens
Snowdrops in February. In addition to the gardens, the buildings are also interesting, comprising a mined stone Norman keep - the only vernacular Norman stonework in Hertfordshire. 1838 neo-Norman folly built by James Pulham and an early Georgian manor house with an Edwardian veranda.
Special openings: Easter and May Bank Holiday Weekends - Sundays 2-5pm and Mondays 12-5pm. Herts Gardens Trust Spring Fair - 5th May, 11-4pm. Floral Festival - 25th and 26th June, 12-6pm. Chilli Festival - 28th and 29th August, 1000-1700.
Adult Â£5.00, Conc Â£4.00, Child under 12 Free.
|Season Dates||Opening Hours|
|Notes||Snowdrops 2-24 Feb daily 12-4pm, Easter and May BH weekends 12-4pm, Floral Festival 29 & 30 Jun 12-5pm, Chilli Festival 25 & 26 Aug 10-5pm (admission Â£7.50).|
ContactMr & Mrs Bott
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VenueBenington Lordship Gardens
Benington Lordship, Benington, Stevenage, Hertfordshire, SG2 7BS
Map reference: TL 293231 Lat: 51.89145 Long: -0.12246
A602 between Stevenage and Hertford. Follow tourist signs through Watton at Stone. From A507, between Buntingford and Baldock.
Parking : free
Nearest station : 3 miles (4.8 kms) from Stevenage station
Plant Sales February. Suitablity for the Disabled: Partial. Guided Tours: By arrangement. Parking: Limited.
Events at this venue
|Sat 29, Sun 30 Jun 2013||Floral Festival|
|Sun 25, Mon 26 Aug 2013||Chilli Festival|