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The Down House, Itchen Abbas, Nr Winchester – Monday 4 September 2017


September 4, 2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Leslie Shaw


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SO21 1AX
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Monday 4 September – Afternoon self-drive visit

The Down House, Itchen Abbas, Nr Winchester, Hampshire

Members:    £18.00

Guests:         £22.00

Organiser:    Leslie Shaw 07929 399045

By kind permission of Mr & Mrs Mark Porter

The Down House

Mark will give everyone a plan of the garden and a description of what there is to see at this time of year.  He will then take us into the vineyard and explain vineyard establishment and the grape growing year.  We will then move to the winemaking process with all the equipment, which is followed by a wine tasting of the Down House wine with cheese and crackers.  We are then free to explore the garden.

The Down House Programme

14.00          Arrive The Down House for talk and tour of the vineyard

15.00          Tour of the garden

16.00          Depart

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