GAR­DEN FACTS

EDP Norfolk - - Gardening -

LO­CA­TION Elsing Hall, near Dere­ham OWN­ERS

Pa­trick Lines and Han Yang Yap

SIZE OF GAR­DEN

Ap­prox­i­mately 10 acres (not in­clud­ing the ar­bore­tum)

SOIL TYPE

Some clay, but mostly free-drain­ing, par­tic­u­larly on the sunny south-fac­ing ter­races.

HOW OLD IS THE GAR­DEN?

The cur­rent house was built in the late 15th cen­tury, but the gar­den rose to promi­nence un­der the aus­pices of Shirley Cargill around 30 years ago

KEY SEA­SON OF IN­TER­EST

Sum­mer

IS THE GAR­DEN OPEN TO THE PUB­LIC?

Yes, sev­eral times each year, to gar­den groups by ap­point­ment. The gar­den was opened by Pa­trick and Han Yang Yap for the Na­tional Gar­den Scheme in 2013 for the first time since their ar­rival.

CON­TACT DE­TAILS

www,els­ing­hall.com; 01362 637866; pa­[email protected]

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