Château de Bouttemont Gardens

Parks and gardens

The Château de Boutemont (XIIth, XVth, XVIth and XVIIIth centuries) is a grade II listed site. The visit includes a chapel, a glass-house, a formal pool, an orangery, various gardens designed by Achille Duchène, and a newly created Italian Renaissance garden, all in a lush green setting. The garden is officially designated a ' Remarkable Garden’, with its centuries-old trees, its topiary and boxwood edging. The park has been enlarged to include the Boutemont defensive mound which may date from the Xth century. A collection of American oaks is being created. 6km north of Lisieux.
Contact details

Château de Bouttemont Gardens


Phone : 09 67 03 51 28

Mobile phone : 06 73 14 64 93

Garden types

Pleasure garden

Remarkable garden

French style

Italian style



  • Our favourite gardens
  • Normandy Parks and Gardens Club
  • Rates

    Base rate - full rate adult From 10 €
    Child rate From 4.50 €

    Discount - maximum age : 12 years old


    Discount - maximum age : 6 years old

    Means of payment

    Debit cards



    Guided tour

    Coach Parking


    Visite guidées sur demande - yes
    Average time120 minutes -
    Further informationGuided tours by appointment in F: 2 hrs. -


    Coach parking
    Groups acccepted
    Minimum number of people 10
    Garden created at the beginning of the 20th century around a 16th century chateau. Originally a very classical French garden, a large section of the garden has been landscaped. Decorative pool and Renaissance style Italian garden. Water spout. Tour of the park, chapel, moats around the chateau, glass houses and orangery. Medieval mound and butterfly garden.

    Further information

    Environment : In the country, In the town centre

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