The Arboretum

The Arboretum

The main planting of the arboretum was during the Victorian heyday of the house. There are fine specimens of Sequoia sempervirens, Taxus baccata and Araucana araucana representing the conifers and Liriodendron tulipifera, a delightful purple dissected-leafed Acer and...
History of the Glasshouse

History of the Glasshouse

Article first published in TIVYSIDE Newspaper 18 February 2004 ON a bright winter’s day with a wind as keen as mustard, a small group of builders tuck into their sarnies and bask In the warmth of the sun. “This is the only place we’ve worked where we...