Askett is having an Open Gardens day in aid of Rennie Grove Hospice Care from 1pm to 5pm on Saturday 3 July.
Askett is a Conservation Area village lying in a beautiful setting just below the Chiltern Hills. There are 15 Grade 2 listed buildings in the village including The Three Crowns public house which will be open.
8 gardens of different size, design and planting will be open all within easy walking distance, with teas served at two of them. There will be free parking, a plant stall, tombola and a junior eco-stall. Dogs on leads are welcome and there is wheelchair access.
Admission Prices: Individual £6 / Couple £10 / Family £15
Tickets sold on the day, no advance sales.
By Car: it is advised to approach Askett from the B4009 Lower Icknield Way. The centre of the village will be closed to through traffic so please follow the diversion signs. There are two car parks, you will be marshalled into the parking.
By train: nearest station is Monks Risborough. On leaving the platform turn left and walk along Crowbrook Road to the village.
By bus: route 300 between Aylesbury and High Wycombe. Alight at the Askett Roundabout stop by Coco Tamarind restaurant.
By foot and cycle: Askett is just over one mile from the centre of Princes Risborough
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