Gardens in South Derbyshire and Leicestershire

Perfectly manicured mansion lawns, hidden ponds, walled gardens and vast parkland are all waiting to be explored in South Derbyshire and Leicestershire.

A robin at Calke Abbey

The kitchen garden at Calke Abbey 

Look back at the important role the four-acre walled garden and orangery has played over the years.

Winter image of Stoneywell Cottage, Leicestershire

The country garden at Stoneywell

This well planted cottage garden blooms in every season, filling it with spectacular colour.

a chilly looking sudbury lake

The gardens at Sudbury Hall 

Learn about the many transformations the garden has undergone to keep pace with changing landscaping fashions.

a lovley winter day at kedleston hall looking towards adam bridge over the frozen lake

The pleasure grounds at Kedleston Hall

Visit the pleasure grounds, a naturalistic garden which was intended to blend seamlessly with the landscape.