Salthrop House, Wroughton, Nr. Swindon

When: 14 May 2023: 11am - 4pm


Well behaved dogs on a short lead are allowed in the Fair and Gardens.

Buy your tickets on arrival at the gate - no need to prebook!

Salthrop House is a 200 year old manor house garden set on the edge of the Marlborough Downs. The house and gardens make the most of the fabulous views. Salthrop House faces north but as in all good designs all the main rooms and rear gardens and terrace face south.

The gardens contain a fabulous variety of perennials, shrubs, roses herbaceous borders and beautifully planted pots. The gardens are always developing with many exciting plans in the pipelines. Each area has it own character from the peaceful fern garden to the sweeping long borders the kitchen gardens all surrounded by sweeping lawns and graceful nodding meadows. You can wind your way through the woodland paths, or enjoy a moment of peace by the pond or be transported into another world in the scented glasshouse and potager kitchen gardens.


The Gardens at Salthrop House


Adults £7.00. Admission includes the Fair and Garden. Children under 16 free. 

Buy your tickets on arrival at the gate - no need to prebook!


On site parking adjacent to garden entrance. Disabled parking immediately next to the entrance on a first come, first serve basis. 


The Fair itself is on level ground and accessible to wheelchairs and those with mobility issues. Access to the gardens is more limited with steps and steep banks. Accessible toilet available. 


Teas, coffees, lunch, and fantastic cakes will be available on the rear terrace.

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