Search More

Westonbury Mill Water Garden and Follies

Pembridge Category Nature & Wildlife
Westonbury Mill Water Garden and Follies image

Westonbury Mill Water Garden and Follies have lush planting and tumbling streams which characterise this peaceful garden with its wonderful surrounding views. Walk round the wild flower meadow, climb the giant spiral mound or relax on a bench by the duck pond to view fantastic follies like the stone tower with its water-spouting gargoyles. Streamside café. Plant nursery.

The 3 ½ acre garden is laid out around a tangle of streams and ponds behind an 18th-century corn mill and has splendid views to hills and open country in all directions. It is bursting with the colours and textures of exuberant waterside planting while the spinneys and dryer areas provide a variety of plant interest. There are lots of paths and hidden corners to explore and plenty of benches to relax on. In addition to buildings and features which punctuate the planting there are several follies made to amuse you – and in the tradition of garden follies, they may even play a few gentle tricks on you!

Both the garden and its follies have won a lot of attention from the national press, the gardening ‘glossies’, and in the book Follies of Europe.

[- VisitHerefordshire] 

Local area map

Get directions
reverse
  • Event Location
  • B&B
  • Self-Catering
  • Caravan Pitches
  • Multiple Accommodation

You may also like

  • Small Breeds Farm Park and Owl...

    Kington

    We have been welcoming visitors for the past 24 years to share with us our very special place and our wonderful collection of miniature, rare and friendly...

    More information
    • Outdoor Activities
    • For the Family
    • Nature & Wildlife
  • The Herefordshire Golf Club

    Wormsley

    Herefordshire Golf Club is set amongst the most glorious countryside in Herefordshire, unsurpassed rural splendour.

    More information
    • Outdoor Activities
    • For Adults
  • Croft Castle and Parkland

    Yarpole

    Croft Castle sits deep in the heart of Herefordshire countryside surrounded by 1500 acres of historic woodland, farm and parkland. Home to the Croft family for...

    More information
    • For the Family
    • Nature & Wildlife
    • Historic Sites
  • Black & White Trail

    Across Herefordshire

    The Black & White Trail – ‘unrivalled in England’. This is how Alec Clifton-Taylor described the half timbered ‘black and white’ buildings of north-west...

    More information
    • Historic Sites