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Mar, 2020

Coplestone Warre Bampfylde: A Gentleman of Taste

From £6.65
Sun, 1st Mar, 2020 at 11:00 am to Sun, 28th Feb, 2021 at 4:00 pm
Hestercombe Gardens, Cheddon Fitzpaine
Taunton, Somerset TA2 8LG United Kingdom
A Gentleman of Taste is a curated exhibition at Hestercombe of the largest ever survey of works by Coplestone Warre Bampfylde
Coinciding with Bampfylde 300, the celebrations of the tercentenary of Coplestone Warre Bampfylde (1720 - 1791), A Gentleman of Taste is a year-long exhibition presented by Hestercombe Gallery at Hestercombe Gardens, and explores the many themes running through the life and work of Hestercombe's former owner. 

Jul, 2020

Jackdaw Line by Richard Long

From £6.65
Wed, 8th Jul, 2020 at 10:00 am to Sun, 28th Feb, 2021 at 4:00 pm
Hestercombe Gardens, Cheddon Fitzpaine
Taunton, Somerset TA2 8LG United Kingdom
Jackdaw Line by Richard Long, in the Landscape Garden at Hestercombe Gardens, July 2020
Celebrated artist Richard Long’s newly installed artwork Jackdaw Line is set in Hestercombe’s Georgian Landscape Garden. Book your visit now.

Aug, 2020

Summer Late: Gardens & Pizza Night

From £6.65
Sun, 16th Aug at 4:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Hestercombe Gardens, Cheddon Fitzpaine
Taunton, Somerset TA2 8LG United Kingdom
Experience the gardens until 8pm on the warm summer evenings with our season of special summer lates openings.
Enjoy the gardens until 8pm on the summer evenings with our season of special late openings: explore the landscapes after hours and leave work behind. At our Pizza and Music nights, grab a wood-fired pizza and enjoy some live music!

*CANCELLED* Emma by Jane Austen: Outdoor Theatre

From £10
Mon, 31st Aug at 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Hestercombe Gardens, Cheddon Fitzpaine
Taunton, Somerset TA2 8LG United Kingdom
Join us for a summer outdoor theatre performance of Jane Austen's Emma, by Chapterhouse Theatre Company
*Please note, this event has been cancelled due to Covid-19 Chapterhouse Theatre Company is thrilled to return to the open-air stage this summer at Hestercombe with Laura Turner’s adaptation of Jane Austen’s Emma. Part of a series of outdoor theatre and live music this summer at Hestercombe.

Sep, 2020

*CANCELLED* Autumn Watercolour Workshop

£60
Tue, 15th Sep at 10:00 am to 3:30 pm
Hestercombe Gardens, Cheddon Fitzpaine
Taunton, Somerset TA2 8LG United Kingdom
Enjoy a watercolour workshop at Hestercombe, part of Bampfylde 300 in 2020
*Unfortunately this event has been cancelled due to Covid-19. Spend the day painting watercolours in the colourful autumnal gardens at Hestercombe, from beautiful lakeside reflections to the magnificent Great Cascade. Suitable for beginners, and one of three seasonal watercolour workshops.