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Brochure (pdf)

The Restoration Team

Kate White

Permanent Team

Kate joined Cowden Castle SCIO in October 2016. Her qualifications include Royal Botanic Garden certificates in Horticulture and Plantsmanship and Practical Field Botany as well as a diploma in Garden History. In 1999 she gained a BSc in Crop and Soil Science from the University of Wales.

Her work placements include:

Matthew Pease


Professor Masao Fukuhara

Professor of Design and Environmental Planning Faculty and Architecture Faculty, Osaka University of Arts.

Ai Hishii

Director at Momiji Design Ltd.
Chartered member of Landscape Institute (UK).

Junya Matukawa

Professional gardener specializing in Japanese gardens.
1st grade in landscape management and construction (Japan).

Justin Rose