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Hestercombe wins European Garden Award

Hestercombe wins European Garden Award

We’re delighted to have been named as a winner of the European Garden Award 2016! Under the category ‘Best Development of a Historic Park or Garden’ we were up against some other great finalists including Schlosspark Ludwiglust (Germany) and the Royal Botanic Garden...
Hestercombe Gladioli on BBC Gardeners’ World

Hestercombe Gladioli on BBC Gardeners’ World

A visit from Gardeners’ World – we’re so proud! First broadcast on Fri 26 August, we were all glued to the screen to see our lovely Head Gardener, Claire Greenslade,   talk to presenter Alan Power about our gorgeous gladioli. And not just any gladioli – Gladiolus x...
Folksy Theatre return to Hestercombe

Folksy Theatre return to Hestercombe

You can tell it’s summer when Folksy Theatre’s trusty crew of actors arrive for another season of fantastic outdoor theatre. Whatever the British summer brings, there’s really something special about sitting out on a summer’s evening with a...
Happy 2nd birthday to Hestercombe Gallery

Happy 2nd birthday to Hestercombe Gallery

We’re celebrating Hestercombe Gallery’s second birthday this year and although it’s a relative youngster in the world of art, we couldn’t be prouder of what it’s already achieved. When the future of the house was being discussed in 2013, it was decided that with its...
Forward Plans

Forward Plans

Exciting plans are afoot for Hestercombe as we continue to bring art and the landscape together in one destination. Philip White, CEO has announced our vision for the future, which includes the completion of the Landscape Garden and the creation of workshops and...