Iford Manor Estate

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Iford Manor Estate, near Bradford on Avon - Trevo
Country: United Kingdom
City: Iford – near Bradford on Avon
Year: 2022

Iford, home to the Cartwright-Hignett family since 1965, has a rich history dating back to the Domesday Book. Iford Manor Estate won the 2020 Historic Houses/ Sotheby’s Restoration Award for the work to underpin and save Harold Peto’s Grade II listed cloisters within their Grade 1 listed gardens.

All profits from garden visitors and the cafe & restaurant are reinvested back into maintaining the valley, garden, ecology and heritage at Iford. With over 3 miles of footpaths running through the estate, there is something to enjoy all year round, even when the famous gardens are closed.

Trivia: the magnificent gardens of Iford Manor were used as a key location in “The Secret Garden” starring Colin Firth and Julie Walters (2020).

The estate owner needed heavy-duty parasols for the terrace of his award-winning cafe/restaurant as well as portable parasols for his ‘casual’ terrace. Symo provided 3 Trevo cantilever parasols, each anchored by a 200kg moveable base on wheels and 2 Quattro parasols, each anchored by a 60kg concrete base.


Trevo Parasol

The Trevo professional floating parasol offers the following advantages: The Trevo leaves the space below the parasol completely free. No need to disturb guests or their tables and chairs since there is no central pole or parasol base to get in the way. The two to four parasols on one pole …

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Pierre Christiaens
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