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TUE 21 OCT

Autumn Colour Woodland Walk

Standen - National Trust, East Grinstead

Run by: Standen - National Trust

Join us on an autumn colour woodland walk.

clock09:30–10:30

Suitable for any age

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Enjoy a stroll through the woodland with our countryside ranger. Admire the autumn colour and find out about how we manage the woodlands and estate. Finish up with coffee and cake in the Barn Cafe.

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Other Dates

This activity also runs on these dates:

  1. Tue 30 Sep 09:30–10:30
  2. Tue 14 Oct 09:30–10:30

Cost

£7.50 per adult.

Information about this activity is provided by Culture24

Venue

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Standen - National Trust

Standen, West Hoathly Road, East Grinstead, RH19 4NE

About this location

Standen is a fine show-piece of the late 19th-century Arts & Crafts Movement, featuring rich William Morris textiles Show more… and wallpapers, complemented by contemporary furniture, ceramics and pictures of the time. Philip Webb, friend of William Morris, designed this family house in the 1890s. A showpiece of the Arts & Crafts Movement, it is decorated throughout with Morris carpets, fabrics and wallpapers, complemented by contemporary paintings, tapestries and furniture. The house retains its original electrical light fittings. There is also a lovely conservatory with bougainvillaea, oleander, plumbago and other typically Edwardian house-plants. Standen boasts a beautiful hillside garden with wild flowers, azaleas, rhododendrons, roses, ferns, an orchard and croquet lawn. There is a five year garden restoration project currently underway to restore Mrs Beale's original Arts & Crafts garden. Visitors can find out about this through tours, talks and a display in the Potting Shed. There are also lovely walks through two ancient woodlands, Rockinghill and Hollybush.Show less…

Standen is a fine show-piece of the late 19th-century Arts & Crafts Movement, featuring rich William Morris textiles and wallpapers, complemented by contemporary furniture, ceramics and pictures of the time. Philip Webb, friend of William Morris, designed this family house in the 1890s. A showpiece of the Arts & Crafts Movement, it is decorated throughout with Morris carpets, fabrics and wallpapers, complemented by contemporary paintings, tapestries and furniture. The house retains its original electrical light fittings. There is also a lovely conservatory with bougainvillaea, oleander, plumbago and other typically Edwardian house-plants. Standen boasts a beautiful hillside garden with wild flowers, azaleas, rhododendrons, roses, ferns, an orchard and croquet lawn. There is a five year garden restoration project currently underway to restore Mrs Beale's original Arts & Crafts garden. Visitors can find out about this through tours, talks and a display in the Potting Shed. There are also lovely walks through two ancient woodlands, Rockinghill and Hollybush.

Contact

This activity is organised and run by Standen - National Trust.

Please register in advance.

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