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Data for financial year ending 31 December 2019

Kent Gardens Trust

  • Income

    £20.6K

  • Spending

    £15.5K

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 298861

Contact details

Public address

  • Yew Cottage, Station Road, Eynsford, Dartford, DA4 0ER

Aims & activities

Organises research and recording of historic gardens and parks in Kent, gives advice to planning authorities, makes grants to students and horticultural charities, generates lectures on the history, design and planning of gardens and garden visits.

What the charity does

  • General charitable purposes
  • Education/training
  • Arts/culture/heritage/science
  • Environment/conservation/heritage

Who the charity helps

  • Children/young people
  • Other charities or voluntary bodies
  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to individuals
  • Makes grants to organisations
  • Provides human resources
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Sponsors or undertakes research
  • Acts as an umbrella or resource body
Financial history
Compliance history

Fundraising

Raises funds from the Public

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Accounts and trustees' annual report

31 Dec 2018 (133KB)
31 Dec 2015 (124KB)

Charitable objects

1. THE ADVANCEMENT OF EDUCATION THROUGH THE PRESERVATION OF GARDENS WITHIN THE COUNTY OF KENT AND ANY GARDEN BUILDINGS, STRUCURES AND HORTICULTURAL OR PLANT COLLECTIONS WITHIN SUCH GARDENS. 2. THE IMPROVEMENT OF THE AMENITIES OF THE GARDENS, INCLUDING THE ACCESS TO AND STUDY OF THEM. 3. TO FACILITATE AND ENCOURAGE THE USE AND OCCUPATION OF GARDENS IN KENT FOR CHARITABLE PURPOSES. 4. TO PROMOTE EDUCATION AND RESEARCH IN KENT, RELATING TO GARDENS AND THE DISSEMINATION OF THE RESULTS OF SUCH RESEARCH.

Governing document

TRUST DEED DATED 28TH JANUARY 1988 AS AMENDED BY DEED DATED 24 JUL 2017

Area of benefit

County Of Kent

Organisation type

Standard registration

Policies

Risk management
Investment
Volunteer management
Complaints handling
  • 10 Trustees
  • 11 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Rosemary Dymond Cobham Hall Heritage Trust Up-to-date
Gravesend Unit 159 Of The Sea Cadet Corps Up-to-date
Rochester Grammar School For Girls Charity Up-to-date
The Meadow Room Up-to-date
The New College Of Cobham Up-to-date
The West Kent Downs Countryside Trust Out-of-date
Tom La Dell Brogdale Collections Up-to-date
Mr Andrew Wells None on record
Dr Richard Hugh Cutliffe Vaux None on record
Richard Graham Stileman None on record
Michael O'brien None on record
Sarah Jane Morgan None on record
Alison Philip None on record
Teresa Zbyszewska None on record
Lesley Dawes None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Kent