Attractions

Gardens in Painswick

Painswick Rococo Garden

Just north of Painswick, this stunner is the only garden of its type in England, designed by Benjamin Hyett in the 1740s as a vast 'outdoor room' and now restored to its former glory. Winding paths soften the otherw…
Church in Painswick

St Mary’s Church

Painswick centres on this fine 14th-century, Perpendicular Gothic wool church, surrounded by 18th-century tabletop tombs and clipped yew trees that resemble giant lollipops. Legend has it that only 99 trees could ev…