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Bluebell Cottage Gardens

Lodge Lane, Dutton, Cheshire, WA4 4HP

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Tel: 01928 713718

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About Us

This secluded and tranquil garden is one of Cheshire's best kept secrets, this secluded garden wraps around the cottage in a series of linked ‘rooms’. Wide herbaceous borders display over 2,000 varieties of hardy trees, shrubs, climbers and herbaceous plants. Perennial borders were created to celebrate Cheshire’s Year of Gardens '08 – providing beauty and interest from early spring to late autumn.

Wide herbaceous borders display over 2,000 varieties of hardy trees, shrubs, climbers and herbaceous plants.

Adjoining the garden is a wildflower meadown, bluebell woodland and specialist plant nursery with an extensive stock of hardy perennials and shrubs.

Hot and cold drinks, locally made cakes and Cheshire Farm Ice Cream are offered on a self-service basis in the nursery tearoom during the week. At busy weekends, Cathy from 'Cake Day!' will be in the tearoom to serve her excellent selection of home-made cakes and lemonade. 

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£3.50 per ticket
RHS membersFree

2-for-1 Gardener's World Card also accepted.


Road Directions

From M56, junction 10 - take the A49 south towards Whitchurch. After about 3 miles, take the A533 right at a traffic light controlled cross-roads (petrol station on the corner). Lodge Lane is a left turn after about 1 mile, clearly indicated by large, brown tourist signs.

From M56, junction 11 - take the A56 south towards Frodsham. Take the first left along Windmill Lane, or the second left along the A533 towards Northwich. Windmill Lane joins the A533 after about 1.5 miles. Lodge Lane is a right turn off the A533 clearly indicated by large, brown tourist signs.



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    Recent Reviews:

    • PhilCheshire12
      Neston, United Kingdom
      Interesting plants and a lovely garden to visit
      4 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 27th January 2018
      If you are a garden enthusiast living in Cheshire, Merseyside or Manchester a visit to Bluebell Cottage Gardens is a 'must'. The emphasis is on perennial plants and there is a wide selection (just... Read full review
    • Devine
      5 of 5 stars
      Friday, 20th October 2017
      Nestling in the heart of leafy, bluebell-ringed Barrowmore on the fringe of the sleepy Cheshire village of Great Barrow is this delightful little cafe which, in no time at all, has become a firm... Read full review
    • Colin A
      Trip Type:
      A jewel deep in the Cheshire countryside.
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 20th August 2017
      You find this place along a narrow country lane and approach it by a track - you park in a field and walk the short distance into the nursery. A really friendly (but not over friendly!) greeting from... Read full review



    • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors

    Payment Methods

    • American Express accepted
    • Delta accepted
    • Diners Club accepted
    • JCB accepted
    • Maestro accepted
    • MasterCard accepted
    • Solo accepted
    • TIC Staff Admitted Free
    • Visa accepted


    • Regional and MiscellaneousA Garden of Distinction A Garden of Distinction 2015

    Opening Times

    Main Season, 2018 (24 Mar 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)
    Monday - TuesdayClosed*
    Wednesday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00*
    Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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