Author: Rachael

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Open for visitors

With the weather slowly improving, we are delighted to welcome visitors back to Godinton for the season.  Hopefully the wild garden will soon produce a stunning display of daffodils, with … Continue reading

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Discovery in the Attic

During a routine check of the items in the attics we came across a worrying sight, our 1920’s wireless had been attacked by pests. We managed to manoeuvre the wireless … Continue reading


Specialist Repair

Scaffolding has been erected to carry out essential work to the north-east gable to repair structural cracks in the high level masonry and to replace a rotten timber lintel. The … Continue reading



Plant Health, this new workshop is by popular request.  Spend a morning with Head Gardener, Viv Hunt, discussing everything that makes your planting really successful. We will look at making … Continue reading


Sculpture In The Garden

This summer’s sculpture show will bring together the work of eighteen artists adding an exciting element to the thirteen acres of beautiful gardens.  Visitors can enjoy the show from Saturday … Continue reading

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Outdoor Events

With blue skies and the sun out remember to book your open air events.  Enjoy an evening of Jazz supporting St. John Ambulance in the walled garden or an evening of … Continue reading

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Plant Support Workshop

Godinton House & Gardens continue their hands on garden workshops on Saturday 13th May with a look at how to support plants in your garden. Head Gardener, Viv Hunt will … Continue reading


Plant Fair

Enjoy a stroll round Godinton’s 13 acres of gardens and pick up some inspiration from the Italian Garden, Rose Garden, herbaceous borders and greenhouses and then stock up with plants from … Continue reading


Spring Week

Join us in the garden for some family fun, Spring Week starts on Monday 10th April and runs until Friday 14th April with daily activities from 1pm until 4pm. The week, with its traditional treasure hunt, … Continue reading