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The Castle Garden

The Castle Garden
(Photo: Anna Barclay)

The Garden

Self-sufficiency and sustainability are key to The Castle Garden; the centre's organic waste is composted and the garden team lead workshops and teach skills in organic and sustainable food-growing methods to those who volunteer. The garden has been created in the grounds of an old Victorian water pumping station, now an indoor climbing centre. The kitchen garden features a forest garden, beehives, round house and willow dome, and supplies the kitchen and café with organic produce. Herbs for the garden's own tea blends and other herbal products are grown and processed on site, and sold in the shop and café.

Garden Manager: Victoria Power

Capital Growth garden: 102

Visitor Information

Saturday 10:00–17:00
Fresh garden herb tea and cakes will be available. There are information boards to read as well as garden tours led by one of our garden team. The centre has a vegetarian café, serving delicious food using garden produce.
Green Lanes, south of Manor House junction, opposite Myddleton Avenue.
Nearest postcode: N4 2HA
What 3 Words: timing.sweep.galaxy
106, 141, 341
Manor House
Disabled toilet on site
Not all areas are wheelchair accessible - uneven surfaces, slopes and small paths.
Dogs on leads

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