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Shropshire - June to September

Shropshire - June to September

Copper Beeches

1/2 acre developing garden only started in autumn 2014

1/2 acre developing garden only started in autumn 2014 after rabbit proofing! Front garden mainly spring bulbs and shrubs with autumn colour. Back garden wraps around house. Large herbaceous border mixed with shrubs planted for long season of colour. Small pond, damp bed, pebble pool. New "gold bed" planted with gifts given for owner’s 50th anniversary. Shrub beds planted with many less usual trees and shrubs. Trees and shrubs also planted in lawn throughout. "Ice age" rockery. Trellis, planted with climbing and rambling roses and clematis, divides ornamental garden from veg and fruit area. Raised veg beds, fruit trees and soft fruit cage, greenhouse. Tidy but not manicured garden. 

Opening information

By arrangement only from June to September, £3-00  Children Free
Mr and Mrs Chapman
01691 657 485


Toilet facilities

How to find the garden

Copper Beeches, Whittington Road , Gobowen (nr Oswestry), Shropshire , SY11 3ND
From north or south take the A5 until you get to the roundabout signposted Orthopaedic Hospital Follow road past the orthopaedic, to a T junction.
Turn LEFT towards Gobowen on the B5009. After passing sign board for Gobowen look out for a small stone bus shelter on the left. Copper Beeches is about 20 yds past.


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