Painswick Rococo Garden

Gloucestershire                                                                   Photos by Hetty

            Painswick Rococo Gardens website – a member of Historic Houses

25th February 2022




13th November 2021

A new sculpture


26th February 2021

Daffodils were out as well as snowdrops


25th February 2019

We are having May weather in February, so had lunch outside then wandered around the gardens

They have planted lots of daffodils in the orchard


7th February 2018

A sunny day, so we ought to go and see snowdrops – where better than here?

Hetty took lots of pictures on our last visit, but couldn’t miss an opportunity for a reflection or two


30th January 2016                                                   


It was a lovely sunny morning, but with a cold wind. The garden is interesting any time of year as there are follies and sculptures to find.The restoration of the garden is based on a painting of 1748, when Painswick House was newly built.

The magnificent snowdrops are out early, as are daffodils and blossom, due to the mild winter.

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Eagle House

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A beech tree stump is now Neuschwanstein Castle (Bavaria)

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The Fish Pond

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Gothic Arch

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The Pigeon House

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View from the top

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Rather large chestnuts and an owl in the tree

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Snowdrop Grove

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Plunge Pool and Spring Head

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Hellebores and catkins

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Yellow aconites and cyclamen

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Doric Seat

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The Maze

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The Red House

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Was this one tree or two?

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These sheep are not real

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Walk – Stroud to Painswick, via Bull’s Cross

Walk  – Painswick to Edge

Painswick Church

Prinknash Bird Park

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