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WOOLSINGTON PARK

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Late 18th century/early 19th century landscape park and pleasure grounds for Woolsington Hall. The main area of the pleasure grounds are situated to the west of the house. A walk passes into a formal garden, which is south of the kitchen garden. The central of the garden contains formal be...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

SOUTH HILL PARK

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Mid and late 19th century formal gardens and woodland for an 18th century country house. Little is known of the 18th century landscaping, a map of 1790 shows an enclosed park surrounding the two lakes. Belts of trees still outline this area, with denser woodland to the south-east. The hous...

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Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Medieval or later landscape and deer park containing remains of a pinetum of 1846-1860 and ornamental gardens. The arboretum was planted circa 1926. The House lawn has remnants of Victorian topiary. The lime walk divides the arboretum roughly in two parts. The western part is planted with...

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ELSING HALL

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Moated medieval manor house, altered in the mid 18th century and restored and extended in 1852 by Thomas Jekyll. The medieval house was built circa 1460-70 by Sir Hugh Hastings. It comprised a central open hall with cross wings, a chapel to the east and service wing to the west. Much of th...

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ALEXANDRA PARK

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Public park in Whalley Range opened in 1870. The park was designed by Alexander Henell who won a competition held by Manchester Corporation. It was designed specifically to cope with the promenading of large numbers of people. The park has a raise terrace laid out with as a flower garden o...

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HAMMERWOOD PARK

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Landscape park to Hammerwood Park house covering an area of 80 hectares. The park was created in about 1792, probably by the architect Benjamin Henry Latrobe. Further improvements took place during the early 19th century. Tree planting took place during the 1990s. The formal terraced garde...

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Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Late 19th century formal and terraced gardens situated within a landscape park at Hall Place. Features include a main terrace around the house with lawns and a forecourt. The park contains a lake with a late 19th century summerhouse and boathouse. A shrubbery is nearby. Three bridges cross...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

HIGHBURY PARK

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Gardens and landscape park to Highbury Hall created in 1879 by Edward Milner, and extended circa 1900. The original plan comprises terraces and formal gardens situated to the south front of the house, a lake and walks. Subsequent developments have retained the outline of Milners designs. L...

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CHURCHTOWN BOTANIC GARDENS

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Botanical gardens laid out in 1875 by John Shaw. Tree planting is present on most of the boundaries enclosing a serpentine lake and paths and a fernery of circa 1876. The gardens went into a decline during the early 1930s and were bought by Southport Corporation and reopened in 1937 follow...

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HODNET PARK

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Thirteenth century deer park landscaped during the 17th century, with mid 20th century gardens for Hodnet Hall, a country house constructed in 1870. Extensive woodland is present on the west and south boundaries. The present gardens date from 1922 when the chain of pools were enlarged. A p...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290