Longham Garden Machinery Limited

Longham Garden Machinery, By Longham Bridge, 1202 Ringwood Road, Bournmouth, Dorset, BH11 9LQ


Longham Garden Machinery Limited

Longham Garden Machinery Limited are located in Bournmouth, and we are your local garden machinery experts. Longham Garden Machinery have a wealth of knowledge having been in the gardening industry for a number of years. We offer expert advice on the correct machine to meet your needs.

We also provide expert service, repairs and spare parts for all leading makes of garden machinery.

If you have a garden machinery problem then we can provide a solution.

We are a factory-approved sales and service repairs centre for Atco, Mountfield and STIGA, providing expert sales and service advice.

Longham Garden Machinery have been serving customers in the Dorset area since 2015 with competitively priced products and service.

We offer full warranty, service, and spares for all the machines we sell, making Longham Garden Machinery your one-stop shop for all your gardening needs.

Service Centre

We offer full repair and spares facilities for all machines that we sell and for the most popular garden machinery.

Repair Services

Ask our expert skilled and trained staff for advice and guidance. All machines are repaired using genuine manufacturer's parts.

Parts Services

We offer spare parts facilities for all machines that we stock and for the most popular garden machinery.

New Machinery Sales

New Machinery Sales


We have the widest selection of walk-behind lawn mowers and garden tractors for miles around!

Longham Garden Machinery Limited stock an extensive range of lawnmowers, garden tractors, zero turn and front cut mowers along with garden tools : Leaf blowers, grass trimmers and brushcutters, hedge trimmers, pole pruners and chainsaws, sweepers and pressure washers and much more!

We offer a delivery service throughout our wide catchment area covering most of Bournmouth and Dorset.

Used Machinery Sales

Used Machinery Sales


We have the widest selection of walk behind lawn mowers and garden tractors for miles around!

As well as our extensive range of brand new mowers and garden tools. We also have a range of pre-loved gardening tools available. This almost always includes a combination of ex-display, used and often some department store returns.

With stock changing daily there are often machines in store that have yet to make it to our website so it is always worth contacting us to enquire.


Parts Sales


Longham Garden Machinery Limited maintain a stock of fast-moving items but are always pleased to assist customers to find the parts they need wherever possible.

Please give us a call or visit our showroom. Please make sure you have the make and model number of the machine or engine you require parts for.

Our knowledgeable parts staff will be on hand to help with the correct parts identification.

We only sell genuine manufacturer’s parts so you can be sure the part you purchase will be the correct one for your mower or garden tool.

Service & Repair

Servicing and Repairs


Longham Garden Machinery Limited offer a full service and repair facility for all machines that we sell and for most popular garden machinery.

A properly set up, regularly maintained machine will give you the best results, save you time and energy and will have a longer life.

We offer a full range of servicing and repairs from simple blade sharpening and repairs, cut cables and broken switches to major equipment overhauls. No job is too small.

Longham Garden Machinery Limited are authorised service dealers for Mountfield, STIGA and Atco meaning that we can carry out inspection and repair work under the warranty terms and conditions, submitting the claim on your behalf.


Contact us for an estimate - please have your make and model number to hand.



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Longham Garden Machinery
By Longham Bridge
1202 Ringwood Road
BH11 9LQ

Opening Hours

Mon - Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Sat: 9:00am - 12:30pm

Sunday Closed

Get in touch with Longham Garden Machinery Limited

Longham Garden Machinery Limited Key Information


Get in touch today

Our workshop is located within Chantry Park and is ideal for servicing and repairing garden machinery including ride-on mowers, lawnmowers, strimmers, hedge trimmers & chainsaws. All types and makes of garden equipment can be maintained in our workshop. We also offer a collection and delivery service if needed.

Our aim is to supply quality garden machinery that can only be purchased through specialist dealers. We want you to know that when you go to use your garden machinery, it will start easily and have the performance to complete the task with a feel of quality during use.

Opening Hours

Mon - Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Sat: 9:00am - 12:30pm

Sunday Closed

  • New Year Deals!

    Start the new year in style with Longham Garden Machinery Limited!

    Longham Garden Machinery Limited are THE garden machinery specialists. Our showroom has amazing new year deals on leading brands of petrol, electric and battery lawnmowers, garden tractors, chainsaws, brush cutters, leaf blowers, strimmers, hedge trimmers, pole pruners and much, much more!

    Our friendly and experienced team at Longham Garden Machinery are on hand to help; we offer demonstrations on most of the machines we sell to give you total peace of mind. And we even offer a part exchange service so you can trade in your old mower or garden machinery and upgrade with ease.

    For the perfect garden for 2023 pop on down to our showroom today.

    Longham Garden Machinery Limited - for all your gardening needs.