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Unique 17th Century garden open for charity

St Pauls Walden Bury featured in the May 2018 issue of Hertfordshire Life - making it the busiest... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2018
Lovely gardens

We usually visit St Paul's Walden when it is open for either the Red Cross or the NGS open garden... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2016
London, United Kingdom
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This is an excellent example of the 1730s Forest Style formal garden set in woodlands with a nineteenth-century house.
Hitchin, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A Red Cross day at the gardens they are wonderful a lovely walk finished as usual by tea and cake and a lot of questions about the history !

Thank Grandad700
Reviewed 15 May 2018

We were lucky to be able to visit this property within a private group and we were made so welcome by the owners. We would have liked to have had much longer to explore the gardens and would like to return. The design of the...More

Thank Julie A
Reviewed 14 May 2018

St Pauls Walden Bury featured in the May 2018 issue of Hertfordshire Life - making it the busiest we have seen it (our 4th visit). We overheard that nearly 4,000 people visited today, although the huge grounds manage to absorb them all, with just the...More

Thank AlinaRC
Reviewed 12 September 2017

We were considering getting married at St Paul's Walden Bury after having visited previously and contacted them to ask for information and so view the venue. I was really disappointed when my email was answered with a short and sharp reply informing me they would...More

1  Thank Nicky T
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Took my Grandchildren to enjoy the grounds on open day in April. They loved exploring the garden running up the grass slopes to local church.

Thank Jessica S
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We got married at St Paul's Walden Bury in the summer of 2016. We found that the process of booking up until out big day was stress free and that Caroline was always very helpful. The grounds are absolutely stunning and our guests found it...More

1  Thank katiepoxson
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We usually visit St Paul's Walden when it is open for either the Red Cross or the NGS open garden scheme, the formal gardens with views between avenues of hedging and walks through woodland with rhododendrons are lovely to see and at differing times of...More

Thank Grandad700
Reviewed 29 June 2016

In their 'hey day' this house and gardens would have been a sight to behold. Unfortunately with so many of these large houses the running costs have seen its demise. Still worth a look to imagine its former splendour

2  Thank Alison B
Reviewed 12 June 2016

I was here with my family on a really nice spring day. It was very sunny and the walk around the vast gardens and around the water body was absolutely delightful. Such a wonderful feeling to see such beautiful flowers in full bloom. It is...More

Thank nrm77
Reviewed 11 June 2015

After visiting the garden in both May and June I would like to thank the present owners for sharing their garden with the public. A peaceful and beautiful formal garden design made more attractive by its lack of formality today. The azaleas and rhododendrons were...More

3  Thank Pam W
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