Here’s another lovely event – an open day on the New Hall Estate. Being neighbours we often walk through the grounds with Cosmo – it’s beautiful! I’ve been longing to see inside the walled garden – so this weekend is my chance!
I’m also looking forward to seeing the lovely Daniel Killeen’s exhibition of his artwork (paintings of Coast, Loch & Forest, from Shetland to New Hall) in Old Cottage on the estate.
New Hall Garden Garden will be open on Sunday 27th July between 2pm and 5pm as part of Scotland’s Gardens Scheme.
Traditional 18th century walled garden with huge herbaceous border, shrubberies, fruit and vegetables. Many unusual plants for sale. Stunning glen running along the North Esk River in process of restoration (stout shoes recommended). Large pond with evolving planting. Young arboretum and collection of Rosa pimpinellifolia. As in Good Gardens Guide 2010, Scottish Field, Gardens Monthly, Scotland on Sunday.
On A702 Edinburgh/Biggar, a quarter of a mile after Ninemileburn and a mile before Carlops..Will be signposted.
William Steel Trust receives 40%, the net remaining to SG Beneficiaries.
Features and Catering
Home-made teas available.
The garden is also open by arrangement from 1 May – 31 August. Light lunches and teas available for arranged visits if organised in advance.