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Stephen Anderton at Bowood House

Bowood House & Gardens
SN11 0LZ
Stephen Anderton at Bowood House


Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£55.00 per ticket

For more information or to book, please call 01249 810961 or email


Discover Capability Brown’s 2,000 acre Grade 1 listed parkland with a special guided tour on Thursday 18th May, followed by The Times newspaper’s garden writer, Stephen Anderton speaking about his new book, ‘Lives of the Great Gardeners’ after a 2 course lunch in the Stables Restaurant.

Stephen Anderton will outline the great gardeners and how they have taken an idea and developed it in a new manner relevant to their times, creating some of the world’s most exciting gardens.  Eight pages are devoted to the great exponent of the English landscape garden, Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown, in Stephen Anderton’s recently published ‘Lives of the Great Gardeners’ that also profiles the likes of US President Thomas Jefferson, Claude Monet, William Kent, Humphrey Repton, Vita Sackville-West, Rosemary Verey and Christopher Bradley-Hole, to name a few.

Price includes refreshments on arrival, a ‘Capability’ brown tour, 2 course lunch and hear Stephen Anderton speak about his new book, ‘Lives of the Great Gardeners’.



Event Facilities

  • Booking Advised

Key Features

  • Indoor Event

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (free)


  • On-Site café/restaurant

Establishment Features

  • Toilets

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Tel: 01249 812 102

Opening Times

Opening (18 May 2017)

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