Private home in Norfolk - England
An old fashioned English garden laid out in the 1840's being slowly restored by Tom & Jo
Name: Tom and Jo Fitzalan Howard
Elmham House is set in Parkland with a more formal garden near the house, a shrubbery of azaleas, rhododendrons and many specimen trees leading into a recently cleared woodland area with wild flowers.
The 18th century walled garden has a collection of old English Apples and other fruit. Within walking distance is a recently restored ice house (1765) a Dovecote and a Game Larder both 1840. The Game Larder has recently been restored and converted into a chapel always open to visitors.
The recently opened Pilgrim Route (from Norwich to Walsingham) the Walsingham Way passes through the estate close to the chapel. Available for groups and individuals.
Accommodation is available The Old Laundry Cottage on the estate which is bookable through airbnb.co.uk.
Norfolk NR20 5JY