Open garden meadow – Drewsteignton

  • Date: 22 June 2019
  • Time: 2pm - 6pm
  • Address: The Mill House, Clifford Bridge, Drewsteignton EX6 6QE
  • Grid ref: Grid ref: SX 780 897

Come and be inspired by a meadow in a garden – one small area was even newly created in 2012 from what was just concrete.

Other very small areas of semi-natural grass provide interesting contrasts. Any questions about management techniques and options are welcome.

Directions: F rom Clifford Cross (SX782 899) go SW across Clifford Bridge, follow the main road right and the house is on the left just before entering woodland; house only 200m from Clifford Cross.

Parking: If coming from Clifford Cross, carry on up road past house, and after 150m turn sharp left onto forestry road; parking on side of forestry road.

Refreshments: Happy to provide cups of tea / coffee if numbers allow.

Please contact Bas at if you would like to visit, but can’t make it on the 22nd.



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