The gardens are partly accessible: they include uneven and hard gravel paths, steep slopes, and are slightly hilly.
Traveling from New Inn to Stowe House
New Inn to Bell Gate (downhill) 500m (0.3 miles) 10-15 minutes.
Bell Gate to Stowe House entrance via the Rotunda and the Grotto (gradual incline) 800m (0.5 miles) 20-25 minutes.
Returning from Stowe House to New Inn
Stowe House entrance to Bell Gate via the Temple of Ancient Virtue and Elysian Fields (gradual decline) 1060m (0.66 miles) 20-25 minutes.
Bell Gate to New Inn (uphill) 500m (0.3 miles) 10-15 minutes.
Most days there is a Mobility Buggy running between New Inn and Bell Gate to assist with access to the Garden.
All timings are approximate and when travelling at a leisurely pace.
For more information telephone 01280 825009
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