Forncett Open Gardens

Please note
This event rested in 2019 and we don't have any up to date event details. When we get updated information, we'll add it here, but in the meantime we include below event information from a previous year to remind you about the event.

 approx 11 gardens opened Forncett, southwest of Norwich, Norfolk
Sunday 10th July 2016
11.00am to 4.00pm

Forncett consists of 3 parts: Forncett St Peter, Forncett St Mary and Forncett End, set in the Norfolk countryside, some 10 miles South West of Norwich, with a mix of old and new properties. A selection of mature and developing gardens will be open, including the village allotments and St Mary's Church.

Refreshments will be available in the Village Hall and some gardens. A couple of gardens in adjoining Tacolneston will also be open.

Proceeds from entrance fees will go to ongoing village projects.

Plant sales:  Some plants will be for sale in the Village Hall and in some gardens.

Cost:  4.00 per adult, accompanied children free.

How to get event passports:  Buy brochure (with map) on the day from the Village Hall.

Contact the organisers:  Phone: 01953 789 882  Email:

Directions:  B1113 from Norwich: turn left just south of Tacolneston at 'The Jolly Farmers' - follow pink signs for Forncett Village Hall. A140 from Norwich, turn right in Long Stratton along Swan Lane (just after pedestrian crossing lights) to Forncett - follow pink signs for Forncett Village Hall.

Location:  Norfolk.  Use Sat Nav postcode: NR16 1JG (please verify before travelling)

Please ... tell the organisers that you found them on the Open Gardens National Directory.