Winter hedge-laying

Ever wondered how traditional hedges are created and maintained? Here's a chance to find out with an introduction to the art (or science) of hedge laying.

  • Booking essential
  • Free event

Ever wondered how traditional hedges are created and maintained? Here's a chance to find out with an introduction to the art (or science) of hedge laying.

The basics

Booking details
Call by email
Suitability
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Meeting point
Stourhead estate
Other
Places are limited to 8 so please email kim.portnell@nationaltrust.org.uk for more information and to book your place.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
27 November 2017 09:30 - 16:00 Available

Contact Info

Name
Stourhead Estate Office
Email
stourhead@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01747 841152

Upcoming events

Scones and Songs

Sun 24 Sep 2017
09:00-17:00
Celebrate two great British traditions. We'll have sweet and savoury varieties all lovingly made by our team of bakers. Meet 'Chef', take home top tips and recipes, play the giant Scone & Spoon race, vote for your favourite and enter our...

Guided estate walks

Fri 29 Sep 2017
11:00-13:00
Put on your walking boots and experience Stourhead's diverse countryside. You may see daffodils, bluebells and birds in Spring and orchids and butterflies in Summer. You'll walk through ancient woodlands, across historic parkland and over chalk...

Autumn garden tours

Mon 02 Oct 2017
11:00-12:00
Your guide will share Stourhead's history and the stories of the family who created this extraordinary place. With special autumn highlights as the trees take centre stage and transform the world-famous landscape garden.

Gothic Cottage autumn warmers

Sat 14 Oct 2017
11:00-15:00
Relax with a hot drink and log fire in the cosy lakeside cottage.

Apple Day

Sat 21 Oct 2017
11:00-17:00
Taste over 20 varieties of Somerset orchard apples along with local ciders and speciality cheeses. All available to buy and take home.

The Christmas House

Sat 25 Nov 2017
11:00-15:30
Discover traditions old and new and be inspired with ideas for your own home as you wander through rooms transformed by decorations, flowers, lights and trees.