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Salt glazed boiler and pot in the Kitchen Garden

Salt glazed boiler with tap, in the Kitchen Garden

Copper kettle boiler with tap, in the Kitchen Garden

One of two French metal decorative watering cans installed on either side of the new kitchen window

Rhubarb and forcers in front of beech hedge

Early photograph of the kitchen garden, with bean supports and cordyline encircled by box hedge, and backed by the yew hedge which borders the herb garden. This hedge was planted by Fred Spencer in 1959 following a visit he and Sybil made to Hidcote…

Compost Bays and Potting Shed with clipped box in pot.
In 1969, the Shed and Compost area was redesigned and constructed according to Robin's plans. Sybil's Potting Shed was given a makeover.

Dog in Kitchen Garden walking towards the Teak and Cane Seat with Potting Shed to right and open white gate on pillar to left

Compost bays behind the potting shed

Sybil standing with Scruff, next to a scarecrow at the site for Sybil's Garden. Summerhouse roof visible over the hedge.

Following Robin's death In 1982, Sybil decided to reduce the size of the Vegetable Garden and the lower section was turned…
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