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32. Gravetye

60 Manawapou Rd

Gravetye is a formal garden that celebrates the simplicity of mass green planting. Wander along the perennial border, pass the sunken vegetable garden, the reflection pool, the pleached limes & the laburnum arch, which all radiate from the house. The immaculate lawns are bordered by carefully designed hedging. You will also see sculptures, plantings of iris, roses and lavender. The garden was designed, planted and is maintained by the owners. Kapiti ice cream tubs available. ‘Gravetye Garden Cottage’ is fully self-contained accommodation & sleeps 3.

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