A cottage and productive garden
Open Prelude and Main Festival Saturday 4 to Tuesday 7 November.
Cherrytree Cottage is on a sloping block which has been terraced. It has sweeping views across the town and surrounding countryside. There are established front, side and back gardens with roses, camellias and a wide variety of cottage plants. The back garden underwent a major renovation in 2015-16 and as well as vegetable gardens there are rose gardens, many varieties of salvias, weigela and hibiscus. These plantings are intermingled with fruit trees including 10 cherry trees, figs, quince, oranges, mandarins, peaches, pears, nectarines, apricots, plums, persimmon, lemon, lime, hazelnut and almond trees. There are approximately 306 roses in the front, back and side gardens.
Carol Saunders 0417 902 854
45 Barlee Street, Bridgetown. Travelling south turn left from Hampton St into Steere St, turn left at Craft shop cnr of Barlee St. Drive up Barlee St , Cherrytree Cottage is last house on the left on the corner of Barlee and Dean Streets.
Entry: $5. This is a sloping block with steps, hand rails and ramps. Wear sturdy shoes.
Complimentary tea and coffee available on the verandah. Jams for sale.
Park front end in on the verge in Barlee & Dean Streets.