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Delightful formal garden

The garden, complete with working kitchen garden and orchard, lies in the charming village of Tintinhull, Somerset. Glittering pools, secluded lawns, colourful borders and clipped hedges provide the perfect spot to relax and unwind away from the hustle and bustle.

The 17th-century house has two rooms open, the majority of this beautiful house being a National Trust holiday cottage sleeping up to eight people.

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Discover what lives in the ponds. Can you count how many tadpoles you can find in the pools? Why not form a grass trumpet orchestra with your friends or climb a tree to see what you can see?

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A plantsman's garden

Aconitum Carmichaelii in Autumn at Tintinhull Gardens

Tintinhull is a place where the buzz of life is replaced by the buzz of bees. This is a gardener’s garden, full of blooms and blossom, pools and ponds.