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Interior Design

You will find interior expertise in both our towns high streets; in Oakham head to Elizabeth Stanhope for inspiration and in Uppingham you can call on Sarah Harding Interiors.

Garden Centres

An excellent range of garden centres and nurseries can be found throughout Rutland. Here are just a few of the horticultural delights on offer:

Rutland Garden Village  offers more than a garden centre, with a selection of shops, the Raddish Restaurant, Cakery, Food Market and children’s play area, you can spend hours here – located just north of Oakham.

Gates Garden Centre is only 4 miles from Oakham in Cold Overton, and was built in an original Victorian Walled Garden (formerly part of Cold Overton Hall). This spectacularly successful garden centre is still run by the Gates family and features a wide range of indoor and outdoor plants as well as garden care, hardware, homeware, gifts, garden furniture and BBQ’s. The Garden Restaurant serves breakfasts, lunches and afternoon tea in a beautiful setting with outstanding views across rolling Rutland countryside. Brands such as Lakeland, Mountain Warehouse and Cotton Traders are onsite, not forgetting their extensive Farm Shop. Their Christmas display is a destination in it’s own right!

Welland Vale – Garden Inspirations is close to Uppingham and is filled with everything for the discerning gardener, including an extensive range of quality home grown plants, shrubs, climbers and perennials. Garden inspiration continues in the form of decorative pots, statues, bird baths, stone benches and giftware. Not forgetting their lovely Orchard Cafe!

Rutland Nursery on the south shore, near Manton, grows around 90% of their quality plants and shrubs on site, including bedding plants, hanging baskets and perennials. Their new restaurant ‘The View’ provides a fantastic outlook towards Rutland Water.

At Barnsdale Gardens, there is a dedicated nursery stocking many of the species found in the gardens themselves. There’s also a lovely Tea Room and gift shop selling exclusive Barnsdale souvenirs as well as dvd’s and books.

The Grange Garden Centre offers all things plants, food, lifestyle, garden and home in two local settings; their original site near Melton Mowbray and their new for 2023 site at The Engine Yard, Belvoir Castle.

The Herb Nursery in Thistleton, near Oakham, specialises in herbs, wild flowers, cottage garden plants and scented-leaf Pelargoniums. The owners are proud to confirm that 95% of all plants sold are propagated and grown on site. The Herb Nursery is open every day except at Christmas and New Year.

Barefoot Sunday – Living and Lifestyle Store

A new and beautifully curated interiors and lifestyle store – stocked with a stylish range of items to create a relaxed Hamptons vibe; soft furnishings, contemporary accessories, carefully selected furniture and rattan basket ware will ensure that you are inspired by the laid-back style of ‘Barefoot Sunday’.

Belvoir Castle & Engine Yard

Belvoir Castle’s history dates back to the eleventh century. It is the ancestral home of the Duke of Rutland, where the family have lived in an unbroken line for almost a thousand years.

Rutland Garden Centre, Village Store & Café

A family-owned, independent garden centre with restaurant, cakery and food market on the outskirts of Oakham, located within a selection of tempting shops at Rutland Garden Village courtyard with children’s play area.

Gates Garden Centre

Recently won the prestigious GCA award for Best Destination Garden Centre in the Midlands Region for the second year running and, this year, was also voted in the top three in the entire UK.

Welland Vale Garden Centre

Rutland’s best kept secret!
In 2014, we celebrated 40 years in business as a wholesale plant nursery, so we decided to open our most ambitious project yet – the Garden Centre and Café. Focusing on a wide range of plants and core elements of gardening.

Barnsdale Gardens

Originally created by Geoff Hamilton for the Gardeners’ World TV show, Barnsdale is home to 38 pocket-sized, themed garden ‘rooms’, built in his trademark, practical style, and full of inspiration for garden-lovers of all ages. Go for great ideas for your own outside spaces or simply have fun exploring- there magical hidden corners, ponds full of tadpoles and newts, and an allotment with chickens and giant organically grown veg.

Cavells

Founded in 1993 cavells has evolved into one of the most successful independent fashion stores in the UK and now provides a wider experience. Offering a selection of stylish and select shopping for men and ladies, you will also find a Home sections, beauty salon and adjoining cafe.

Elizabeth Stanhope Interiors

Start Date: 01/01/2019

Elizabeth Stanhope Interiors is a retail and interior design consultancy business situated in the trendiest street in Oakham, Mill Street. WIth rooms full of inspiration, luxurious fabrics, paints, wallpapers and accessories, you can plan your next design project with expert help.

The Rutland Gallery

The Rutland Gallery is a new and exciting contemporary art gallery located in the historic town of Uppingham, Rutland. The gallery exhibits work by both established artists and the leading emerging artists.

Rutland Nursery

This family-run garden nursery and café is situated on the south shore of beautiful Rutland Water.

Barefoot Sunday - Living and Lifestyle Store

Rutland Garden Village, Ashwell Road, Langham, Oakham, UK

Belvoir Castle & Engine Yard

Belvoir Castle, Grantham, UK

Rutland Garden Centre, Village Store & Café

Rutland Garden Village, Ashwell Road, Langham, Oakham, UK

Gates Garden Centre

M5JW+2R Oakham, UK

Welland Vale Garden Centre

Glaston Road, Uppingham, Rutland, LE15 9EU, United Kingdom

Barnsdale Gardens

The Avenue, Exto, Oakham, RUTLAND, LE15 8AH, United Kingdom

Cavells

16 Mill Stree, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 6EA, United Kingdom

Elizabeth Stanhope Interiors

17A + 27 Mill Stree, OAKHAM, Rutland, LE15 6EA, United Kingdom

The Rutland Gallery

The Rutland Gallery, High Street East, Uppingham, Oakham, UK

Rutland Nursery

Lyndon Rd, Oakham LE15 8RN, UK