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9-10 June 2018

9-10 June 2018

Southside House

Southside House
(Photo: © Richard Surman)
Visitor Information
Open

Saturday 14:00–17:00
Sunday 14:00–17:00

Entrance (Sells Tickets)

Nearest postcode: SW19 4RJ

Buses

200, 93

Station

Wimbledon

Access

Narrow and rough pathways, low arches, changes of level and water features.

Dogs

Dogs on leads

The Garden

Wilderness, order, woodland, secret pathways, classical follies and water all combine to create a garden of surprises at Southside House, with formal and informal elements entwined.

We try to garden in an organic and environmentally responsible way and avoid the use of all chemical fertilisers, pesticides and herbicides. There is an orchard and small kitchen garden and a wild woodland grove.

Wildlife is encouraged at Southside and regular residents/visitors include great, willow, blue and long-tailed tits, dunnocks, robins, fieldfares, green, gold and bull finches, nuthatches, blackbirds, thrushes (occasionally), greater-spotted woodpeckers, green woodpeckers, tawny owls and jays (less welcome).

Head Gardener: Blanca Rey-Surman
Visitor Information
Open

Saturday 14:00–17:00
Sunday 14:00–17:00

Entrance (Sells Tickets)

Nearest postcode: SW19 4RJ

Buses

200, 93

Station

Wimbledon

Access

Narrow and rough pathways, low arches, changes of level and water features.

Dogs

Dogs on leads

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