Open Gardens - Dove Cottage and 9 Higman Close
About the gardens
An opportunity to see two very different, modestly-sized enclosed gardens. The three owners have between them over a 100 yrs of professional horticultural experience.
9 Higman Close, Dobwalls,PL14 4LW
Gardeners Jim Stephens & Sue Martin
A restless, constantly changing, unapologetically busy garden, full of good plants but also colour, scent and surprises. Sue’s glasshouse is overflowing with cacti and succulents, some over 35 yrs old.
Dove Cottage, Lantoom
Dobwalls, PL14 4LR
Gardener Becky Martin
Replanted from scratch in 2017 showing what can be achieved in 5 yrs. Separate areas with different types of planting. Emphasis on colour. Narrow winding paths, shady pergola, deck with tropical planting, tiny sunroom, lush foliage area.
Unsuitable for Wheelchairs & buggies.
Who to contact
Dove Cottage: please contact Becky Martin 07871 368227
For Higman Close please contact Jim Stephens 01579 321074
- Cornwall Hospice Care website
Where to go
- Please see description for address details.
DIRECTIONS 9 Higman Close: Situated approximately 3 miles west of Liskeard – From double mini-roundabout in Dobwalls village take road to Duloe, take 2nd right onto Treheath Road, then 1st right into Higman Close.
DIRECTIONS Dove Cottage: Do NOT use postcode for SatNav. In Dobwalls village at double mini roundabout take road to Duloe, about 20 metres after end-of-speed-limit sign turn left at the football club. Follow concrete track to property.
Time / date details
- When is it on?
- Saturday 23rd July 12:00pm - 5:00pm
- Time of day
- Entry: £6 per adult, children free. For both gardens please bring CASH as card payments may not be available.