Castle Ashby Gardens
Castle Ashby House is the ancestral home of the 7th Marquess of Northampton. The house is set amidst a 10,000 acre working estate with an extensive 25 acres of gardens which are open to the public 365 days a year.
Castle Ashby Gardens are a mixture of many different styles including a beautiful butterfly garden, picturesque rainbow border, colourful fuschia house, large arboretum including a nature trail and the formal Italian gardens.
A children’s farmyard with a wide selection of rare breed animals can also be found within the gardens and other attractions also include a tea room and gift shop.
Opening Times: 10am – 5;30 pm 1st April to 30th September
10am – 4;30 pm 1st October to 31st March
Admission Rates: Adults: £5.00, OAP/ children over 10 £4.50, Children under 10 free.
Group Rates: All groups welcome – Discount for groups of 25 people or more.
Facilities: Shop, plant sales, restaurant/teas, toilets.
Disabled Access: Yes.
Car Parking on site: Yes
Coach Parking: Yes
Tours/Events: Guided tours available. Booking required.
Length of Visit: 2 – 3 hours.
Special Events: TBC
Booking Contact: Mark Brooks – Head Gardener, Peter Cox – Assistant Head Gardener
Castle Ashby Gardens, Castle Ashby
Northampton NN7 1LQ
Booking Telephone No. 01604 695200 Booking Fax No. 01604 696187
Location: Castle Ashby is situated off the A428 between Northampton and Bedford, and is also accessible from the A45.