Knightshayes gardens

Having had our fill of the wallpaper and ceilings inside Knightshayes, we headed outside to the gardens. It was a grey, drizzly day, but if anything that added to the atmosphere. Here are the main gardens as seen from the back of the house:

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Zooming in, you can see the centre of nearby town Tiverton in the distance.

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Also, wicker deer.

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Stony faced, eagle-eyed guardians either side of the path.

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Be-lichened façade.

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Continuing the grey theme:

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At last, a splash of colour. You can’t tell from this photo but these flowers had their heads drooping down, so the camera was pointing upwards to see this angle.

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Looks like a pretty relaxing spot to spend the afternoon. At least, once it stops raining.

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