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HER Number:MDV81692
Name:Burrow Farm Gardens

Summary

Beautifully landscaped 10 acre gardens, the oldest part of which, the woodland garden, was created in 1963.

Location

Grid Reference:SY 242 994
Map Sheet:SY29NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishDalwood
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSTOCKLAND

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • GARDEN (XX to XXI - 1963 AD to 2014 AD (Between))

Full description

Devon Gardens Trust, 1999, Devon Local Register, 23 (Un-published). SDV170167.


GetMapping, 2010, GetMapping 2010 aerial photographs (Aerial Photograph). SDV351585.

Map object based on this source.


Clark, J., 2013, Burrow Farm Gardens (Un-published). SDV356196.

Beautifully landscaped 10 acre gardens with many interesting features, including woodland garden in the Roman clay pit with ponds, moisture loving plants and wild flowers. Old roses and herbaceous plants are featured in the Pergola walk. The terrace garden specialises in late summer flowering perennials. The Millennium garden has a 'rill' and a traditional stone summerhouse. The water features are combined with unusual plants. The colour combinations in the whole garden are stunning.


Devon Gardens Trust, 2013, Devon Gazetteer of Parks and Gardens of Local Interest (Reg/Local list of Historic Parks and Gdns). SDV354335.


Burrow Farm Gardens, 2014, Burrow Farm Gardens (Website). SDV356197.

The oldest part of the garden is the woodland garden, with mature Rhododendrons and an ancient field maple that was the inspiration for starting the garden in 1963.


Ordnance Survey, 2014, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV355681.

Map object based on this source.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV170167Un-published: Devon Gardens Trust. 1999. Devon Local Register. Devon Local Register of Parks and Gardens of Local Historic Interest. A4 Stapled + Digital. 23.
SDV351585Aerial Photograph: GetMapping. 2010. GetMapping 2010 aerial photographs. Getmapping. Photograph (Digital).
SDV354335Reg/Local list of Historic Parks and Gdns: Devon Gardens Trust. 2013. Devon Gazetteer of Parks and Gardens of Local Interest. Historic Parks and Gardens - Register and Local List. Digital.
SDV355681Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.
SDV356196Un-published: Clark, J.. 2013. Burrow Farm Gardens. Devon Local Register of Parks and Gardens of Local Historic Interest. Digital.
SDV356197Website: Burrow Farm Gardens. 2014. Burrow Farm Gardens. www.burrowfarmgardens.co.uk. Website.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jun 5 2015 2:13PM