A progressive independent commercial business, created by Act of Parliament. Our portfolio includes the whole of Regent Street and much of St James’s in London’s West End, prime regional shopping centres, Windsor Great Park, rural land and coastline, and the UK’s seabed.
A popular spot with picnickers, dog walkers, and pre-school children who love the play area - with easy access to Obelisk Pond’s surrounding woodland trails.
Follow the path for Virginia Water from the Savill Garden car park, and you will soon encounter Obelisk Lawn - where you will often be greeted by the scene of children playing in the play area, and groups of family and friends enjoying picnics around the majestic cedar trees. Here you can enjoy a drink and a snack from Obelisk Lawn’s resident mobile café, as you admire the sensational views offered across Obelisk Pond.
The magnificent Cumberland Obelisk rises high on the lawn in honour of the Duke of Cumberland, son of King George II. Here, an inscription commemorates the Duke’s military services in Windsor Great Park, an ode to a son from his loving father.
Making the most of your visit
Here are some great ways to spend your time at Obelisk Lawn. You can also view our video below, which shows how beautiful Windsor Great Park is in summer.
1Read the moving inscription on the Cumberland Obelisk
Catch up with friends at the play area on Obelisk Lawn
Visit The Savill Building for a spot of shopping or a drink in the terraced restaurant
Feed the water birds with bird feed purchased from The Savill Garden gift shop
Enjoy a crisp morning walk around the woodland shores of Obelisk Pond
Plan your day
These useful links will tell you everything you need to know to help you plan an enjoyable visit to Windsor Great Park.
If you plan to make regular visits to Windsor Great Park, it could make perfect sense to become a Member of The Savill Garden. Benefits include unlimited access to the Garden and parking in the Savill Garden car park, as well as priority booking for events, and a number of special discounts.