Dates for your diary !Full details and booking arrangements to follow in due course.
All costs quoted are per person.
Wednesday 4th March 2015
Meet in the car park at 9.30am for a private tour and talk on the South Wing of Charlecote Park which is not normally open to the public. The tour will be conducted by Sir Edmund Fairfax Lucy, the present Baronet. Visit to last between two and a half and three hours.
Cost £10.00 to include refreshments.
Thursday 16th April 2015
Stanway House and fountain
Stanway, between Broadway and Winchcombe, is an outstandingly beautiful example of a Jacobean manor house. Among many other delightful features, it has a water garden – recently restored – and the highest fountain in Britain (300 feet) which will be demonstrated for us. Meet at 2.30pm for the private tour which will take about two hours.
Cost £10.00 with tea and cakes available at £3.00.
Thursday 7th May 2015
Hill Close Gardens, Warwick.
Situated near Warwick Racecourse, Mill Close Gardens are a very rare example of Victorian detached leisure gardens. Threatened with destruction and re-development, local people worked tirelessly to save and restore them. Meet at 2.00pm for the private tour which will last approximately two hours.
Cost £8.00 which includes refreshments.
Friday 3rd July 2015
Chairman’s Summer Party
Details to follow but put this date in your diary now !
Wednesday 16th September 2015
Sezincote is a unique and extraordinary Indian house set amidst the Cotswold Hills just beyond Moreton-in-Marsh. Built in 1810, it was the inspiration for the Brighton Pavilion. Meet at 2.00pm for the tour which will last about one and a half hours.
Cost £11.50. Sezincote is close to Batsford Arboretum if refreshments are required.