Sissinghurst Castle Gardens


Sissinghurst Castle
Biddenden Road
Sissinghurst, Kent TN17 2AB
United Kingdom

Description

Sissinghurst Castle Gardens
National Trust

Vita Sackville-West, the poet and writer, began transforming Sissinghurst Castle in the 1930s with her diplomat and author husband, Harold Nicolson. Harold's architectural planning of the garden rooms, and the colourful, abundant planting in the gardens by Vita, reflect the romance and intimacy of her poems and writings.
 

Sissinghurst Castle Garden was the backdrop for a diverse history; from the astonishing time as a prison in the 1700s, to being a home to the women’s land army. It was also a family home to some fascinating people who lived here or came to stay. 

Don't miss the vast panoramic views from the top of the Tower, the working farm and the 450-acre wider estate. Café and restaurant serving delicious cakes and meals, plant shop.
 
Only 8 miles from Tenterden 

 

Sissinghurst Castle Garden

 

Sissinghurst Castle Garden

 

Sissinghurst Castle Garden

 

Sissinghurst Castle Garden

 

Sissinghurst Castle Garden

 

Sissinghurst Castle Garden

 

Sissinghurst Castle Garden

 

Sissinghurst Castle Garden

 

Sissinghurst Castle Garden

 

Sissinghurst Castle Garden

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Sissinghurst Castle Garden
Sissinghurst Castle
Biddenden Road
Sissinghurst Kent TN17 2AB
United Kingdom

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