PROBUS, CORNWALL & ISLES OF SCILLY
The Hawkins family has lived in this charming, intimate country house since it was built in 1720. The internationally renowned landscaped garden covers some 30 acres and grows camellias, magnolias and rhododendrons as well as many rare trees and shrubs seldom seen elsewhere. Trewithen is one of only five gardens in the UK to be recognised as an "International Camellia Society Garden of Excellence".
Facilities – at a glance
Suitable for all child ages
- Parking onsite
- Some steeper areas of garden not accessible
- Accessible toilets
- Opening Times: Open Mar-Jun, daily 10-4.30
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About the area
Discover Cornwall & Isles of Scilly
Cornwall has just about everything – wild moorland landscapes, glorious river valley scenery, picturesque villages and miles of breathtaking coastline. With more than 80 surfing spots, there are plenty of sporting enthusiasts who also make their way here to enjoy wave-surfing, kite surfing and blokarting.
In recent years, new or restored visitor attractions have attracted even more visitors to the region; the Eden Project is famous for its giant geodesic domes housing exotic plants from different parts of the globe, while nearby the Lost Gardens of Heligan has impressive kitchen gardens and a wildlife hide.
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