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Tintinhull - Cedar Court

Nearest town: Yeovil

Site type: garden

Access: Public

Church name: No Data

Diocese: No Data

County: Somerset

Country: England

Grid ref: ST5023919756

Lost yew site: No

Date visited: 6-Jul-12

Recorded by: Peter Norton

Protection & responsibility: No data

Yews recorded at this site: Ancient 4m-5m

Notes: Tintinhull is a National Trust property. It is a seventeenth century house with an Arts and Crafts garden in which two yews grow close to the house in Cedar Court. Penelope Hobhouse, who used to work at Tintinhull described 'two ancient yew trees' growing on the south side (Penelope Hobhouse on Gardening). Another report describes 'the long vista down from the house is famous, as is the pool and cedar court with its ancient Yew tree'.

Yew trees at Tintinhull - Cedar Court:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
2712 Tintinhull - Cedar Court Ancient 4m-5m 452cm at 90cm - view more info