Parcevall Hall Gardens are a renowned historic plantsman's garden laid out from 1927 onwards by the late Sir William Milner and set in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales National Park.
Comprising of 24 acres of formal and woodland gardens they rise up a hillside for 200 feet giving wonderful views in every direction. Planted with specimens from around the world, many collected from Western China and the Himalayas.
Within the grounds visitors will find woodland walks, formal south facing terraces, a bedrock limestone rock garden and a beautiful rose garden where it is a pleasure to sit and relax.
1st April - 31st October 2019: 10am-6pm (last entry 5pm).
Parcevall Hall Gardens are located at Skyreholme, near the picturesque village of Appletreewick. Brown signs point the way from both the B6160 and B6265.
There are railway stations in Skipton (9 miles) and Ilkley (11 miles), best to take a taxi from both.
Car park on site
Dales Cab Company 07515 868788
Historic Houses members visit for free.
Senior Citizens: £6.00
Under 12: free
Visitors will find formal terraces provide vantage points from where they can pause to appreciate the stunning rocky outcrop of Simons Seat.
The structured areas are balanced with woodlands that are a haven for wildlife, inter-linked with many garden rooms to discover on the way. For the energetic, a Cliff Walk overlooking the limestone valley of Trollers Gill provides a dramatic vista.
Primary and secondary schools are welcome to visit for tours.