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Athelhampton House & Gardens

5 miles east of Dorchester off A35(T) at Puddletown
Northbrook Junction. DT2 7LG.
01305 848363

Athelhampton House and GardensVisit one of the finest manor houses in England dating from the 15th Century, a fine example of Tudor architecture. Explore the glorious Grade 1 gardens, containing the world famous topiary pyramids, fountains and the River Piddle. Enjoy refreshments, lunch and afternoon tea in our restaurant. Take home a gift, keepsake or plant to remind you of your visit. Ample parking.

OPEN: 2016
Summer Opening Hours (March - October)
Sundays - Thursdays 10.30am - 5.00pm.
Closed on Fridays & Saturdays. Open Good Friday
Topiary restaurant opens from 10am for Coffee & Pastries. Sunday Carvery served from 12 noon - 3.00pm.

Winter Opening Hours (November - February)
Sundays Only 10.30am - dusk. Topiary restaurant opens from 10.00am for Coffee & Pastries.
Other times may be available by appointment, please call 01305 848363
Sunday Carvery served from 12 noon - 2.30pm
(Closed on the Sunday between Christmas and New Year)

1st May - Spring Plant Fair - There are a huge range of plants and plant sundries on offer and you can buy direct from the grower.
1st - 2nd June - Dorset Vintage & Classic Auctions - Viewing Day 1st June, Auction Day 2nd June.
12th - 16th June - Flower Festival - This years annual Flower Festival is titled 'made in Dorset' and celebrates this in floral decoration.
7th August - MG Rally - The annual MG run at Athelhampton House. Come and see over 100 MG's of all ages, there is also a duck race, raffle, jazz band and collection for local charities.
19th August - Outdoor Theatre - Arthur Conan Doyle's 'Hound of the Baskervilles' on a stage set in front of the house.
7th - 8th September - Classic Car Auction - Viewing Day 7th September, Auction Day 8th September.
11th September - Plant Sale - The fair is a happy mix of specialist growers and retailers, offering a wide range of plants including small trees, shrubs, hardy perennials and some unusual varieties of plants.
22nd - 23rd November - Classic Car Auction - Viewing Day 22nd November, Auction Day 23rd November.
26th November - Dorset Food and Drink Christmas Fair 2016 - This is a unique opportunity to sample the wide selection of delicious produce the county has to offer.