Prideaux Place is one of the very brightest jewels in Cornwall's crown; just 40 minutes from Bude it is one of the West Country's oldest houses remaining in habitable condition.
Merry Harriers Garden Centre. A place to visit for all the family come rain or shine! Our nursery is a hive of activity with something different happening all the time. Award winning carvery and homemade or home grown produce wherever possible.
Broomhill lies in one of the most glorious valleys in North Devon, surrounded by acres of woodland and its own stream. The sculpture park displays one of the largest permanent collections of contemporary art and sculpture in the South West and don't miss the award winning restaurant which serves delicious meals based on the 'slow food' philosophy.
When you visit Clovelly, be sure to visit the gardens at Clovelly Court. Plants thrive in this sheltered sunny corner of North Devon, which has the added benefit of the warmth the Gulf Stream brings.
Pencarrow House and Gardens is just 40 minutes from Bude. The Pencarrow Estate has been the home of the Molesworth family and their descendants sice Elizabethan times.
Enjoy a great day out visiting this much loved family home, given by Henry VIII, with its stunning interiors and collections, family memorabilia, beautiful gardens and walks leading to the cottage and beach where BBC's 'Sense and Sensibility' and 'The Night Manager' were filmed. Please call to enquire about garden only tickets and accessibility.
Docton has a working water mill with a leat and holding pond still central to the garden's layout. It also has a natural bluebell woodland (into which shrubs like rhododendrons have been planted over the last 20 years), an old orchard, and several distinct areas of herbaceous and shrub plantings. The daffodils in spring are spectacular.