Historic Garden Tour with Chawton House’s Head Gardener

Date: Thursday 22 February 2024

Chawton House, Chawton, Alton, Hampshire, GU34 1SJ. On Thursday 22nd February 2024, at 11am join Chawton House’s Head Gardener, Julia for a guided tour of the Chawton House Gardens and learn about their fascinating history. Explore the gardens and admire the stunning display of snowdrops as you learn about the adaptations the Knight family made to the grounds over the centuries. From Elizabeth Knight’s completion of the formal garden in the early 18th century to Edward Austen Knight’s construction of the Walled Garden and Montagu Knight’s addition of the Library Terrace, you will discover how Chawton House’s gardens have been altered over the centuries to reflect the fashions of the time. The tour will commence at 11:30am and will last around one hour. For more information and to book your place, please click here.

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