Owners: Helen and Neville Templeton
Address: 291 Avonhead Road, CHRISTCHURCH Christchurch, 8042
Phone: (03) 358 7794  Mobile: 027 414 3517
Email: hetempleton@xtra.co.nz


A one acre property owing its maturity and privacy to original tree plantings (oak, weeping elm, beech, cedar) made early last century. A large lawn is surrounded by woodland areas, with a collection of Japanese maples, rhododendrons, and camellias, a rose garden and shrub borders. Beside the pond, a gate opens into a further area of garden and lawns, including an orchard, and enclosed vegetable plot.

CHS prizewinning garden.
2019 Beautifying Society Certificate of Merit.


Open: Sep-Mar by appointment only
Admission: $10 Groups welcome (10 and over $8 per person)
Directions: 291 Avonhead Road, between Merrin Street and Dunrobin Place