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The Scented Botanist bistro and Keyneston Mill Gardens are temporarily closed until further notice.

Come and visit us for:

 Coffee and homemade cakes

Bistro lunches with social distancing in place

Cinema & supper evenings

 Themed nights 

  Walk FREE through our botanic gardens and estate


WORKSHOPS – Our gift experiences make the ideal birthday or celebratory gift

About Keyneston Mill

Keyneston Mill is the creative home of Parterre Fragrances. Here you can explore the Scented Botanic Gardens and surrounding 50-acre working estate, where we grow, harvest and distil unusual plants and ingredients for our luxury perfumes.

For those who want to delve further into the world of fragrance & botany, there’s an open-air Perfume Exhibition, Fragrance and Candle Making Workshops, and Aromatherapy, Botanical Jewellery and Silk Dyeing sessions.  There are regular Cinema & supper or themed evenings. 

Entrance to the Gardens is free until 31st March 2021 and The Scented Botanist Bistro serves delicious lunches as well as coffees, teas and homemade cakes.  Browse in our gift shop and purchase botanical gifts, our fine fragrances, scented botanist products and Parterre scented candles.

How To Find Us


From Poole follow the A350 towards Blandford.  On reaching Spetisbury, turn right following signs to Tarrant Crawford. Cross the narrow bridge and after approx. ½ mile branch left by the war memorial.  Continue for a further mile and Keyneston Mill is the next turning on the left.

From Blandford take the B3082 towards Wimborne.  On reaching Tarrant Keyneston, turn right opposite the True Lovers Knot pub.  Drive slowly through the village and continue for a further ½ mile until you reach a staggered crossroads. Keyneston Mill is straight ahead.

From Dorchester take the A354 bypassing Blandford St Mary, and then take the next right signposted Langton Long. After 2 ½ miles, Keyneston Mill is on the right.

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