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Spring Fair Taplow Court

Enjoy a day out and shop for stunning spring plants in the grounds of a historic home

May 18 2016

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Browse a huge variety of stalls including specialist growers and nurseries.

You can get everything from growing tips and plant supports to labels, climbers, hardy plants and seeds.

You can also pick up luxury gifts and lifestyle items for your home. 

Grade-II listed grounds

At this event you can enjoy a guided tour of Grade 11 listed Taplow Court and a guided tour by the head gardener of the beautiful grounds. Features include a 7th-century Anglo Saxon burial ground, magnificent trees, a wildflower garden, water features, pergolas and beautiful planting.

The Court was built in 1855 and has hosted Henry Irving, Vita Sackville-West, Edward VII when he was Prince of Wales, HG Wells, Patrick Shaw-Stewart, Edith Wharton and Oscar Wilde.

It even has a British Red Cross connection. During the First World War, Red Cross nurses cared for casualties here.

Date:18 May 2016

Address:Taplow Court, Berry Hill, near Maidenhead, Berkshire SL6 0ER

Opening times:10am-4.00pm

Ticket price:
Entry to the garden: £4 online, £5 on the day 
Tour of Taplow Court: £3

Booking deadline:16 May 2016

Food and drink:Light refreshments will be available all day

Contact:Anne Huddart

Telephone:0118 935 8221

Email:ahuddart@redcross.org.uk

Visit http://www.redcross.org.uk/Get-involved/Events/Challenge-and-social-events/Social-events/Spring-Fair-Taplow-Court

Admission Price:

£5

Event Type

Leisure – Fun Days

Event Address

Taplow Court, Berry Hill, near Maidenhead, Maidenhead, Berkshire, SL6 0ER

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