By the Lake and Chestnut Trees
Outside the Main Gates on Kew Green
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Some sweet chestnut trees close to the lake, may have been planted by Queen Caroline's garden designer, Charles Bridgeman, during the 1730's. They are possibly the oldest trees in the Gardens. Other ancient trees may be seen just south of the Orangery.