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Spring has sprung at Athelhampton

Apr 13

At last sunshine! Which has encouraged lots of new growth and spring blooms to finally open around the Gardens of Athelhampton. The daffodils have been especially late this year due […]

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And the winner is…

Apr 6

Great fun was had at our annual Easter hunt, held every good Friday. Despite the initial damp weather the rain cleared just in time and the house and gardens were […]

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The Kitchen Garden

Mar 30

We are delighted to answer a question that has been asked hundreds of times over the last thirty years..”What is behind that door”, after years of work we are ready […]

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What’s behind the door?

Mar 28

Have you ever strolled through the gardens of Athelhampton and wondered what’s behind this door? Maybe even tried to sneak a peek through the crack in the wood. Well we […]

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Easter Crafts

Mar 24

It’s not long now until Easter, we have found some fun Easter themed makes and linked some great tutorials. The Easter wreath is a great one to get all the […]

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Don’t Miss The Solar Eclipse

Mar 19

We want to help everyone stay safe during tomorrow’s partial solar eclipse. With this being the first time in 15 years since the last partial solar eclipse was experienced in […]

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Spectacular Topiary Gardens

Mar 17

We are famous at Athelhampton for our towering yew pyramids.  We came across some great pictures taken for an article about the Gardens written in 1899 for Country Life Magazine. […]

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Celebrating Women’s History Month – Marevna

Mar 13

March is the month to celebrate Women’s History and here at Athelhampton, we are celebrating the achievements of the prolific Russian artist, Marevna. In fact, we have our entire West-Wing […]

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Donkey Walking In Dorset

Mar 10

Now we all know that Dorset has some stunning countrysides and scenic walks. Donkey Walking in Dorset adds another dimension to a walk in the country. You are able to spend […]

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fabulous favours

Mar 5

Wedding favours can be a tricky detail to get right. Gone are the days of sugared almonds, you can let your creativity run wild. More brides are opting for homemade […]

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