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Lovely castle, which is lived in as a family home. Guided tour which was interesting & started in a... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2017
clowcroft
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Wylam, United Kingdom
via mobile
Nursery and gardens

Called into the nursery and grounds whilst travelling back from a stay in Wark. Pretty grounds with... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2017
158victoriaw
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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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19 Oct 2018
“Worthwhile.”
6 May 2018
“Lovely nursery in a lovely setting”
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Chipchase Castle, Wark NE48 3NT, England
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Reviewed 20 October 2018

The nursery is being tidied after a few years' neglect. There are some uncommon plants for sale and a visit is worthwhile.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank kikelmool
Reviewed 7 May 2018

We visited this nursery yesterday and had a really lovely experience. If you want to find perennials that are not stocked by your average large garden centre and are very reasonably priced, then this is the place for you. The nursery is very attractively situated...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Lovely castle, which is lived in as a family home. Guided tour which was interesting & started in a really impressive entrance room in the Tudor part of the building. It has a lovely homely feel & privileged to e able to visit. Also has...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank clowcroft
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Called into the nursery and grounds whilst travelling back from a stay in Wark. Pretty grounds with beautiful views. Well stocked nursery with good range of plants including some more unusual ones. Takes around an hour to visit depending on the weather, on a hot...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 26 May 2016

Small nursery in a walled garden ran by a very helpful chap, we found him to be very knowledgeable. He has some unusual perennials and very reasonable prices, if you want something a bit different, from the usual perennials you find in most garden center's,...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Myra B
Reviewed 24 July 2014

Very disappointed, thought it would offer a good selection of plants for sale but no. A vey small offering and most plants were in poor condition. Parking area very small and shop offered a limited selection of products. Won't bother again.

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank krh01309
Reviewed 27 April 2014

Located in the walled garden of Chipchase Castle this little nursery is less than 3 miles from Hadrians wall (5 miles by road) but is well worth a visit. Run by enthusiastic owners it sells a selection of unusual varieties of perennials that you'll struggle...More

Date of experience: April 2014
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