Current search

Filters

Total results: 14

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...

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

BENHAM PARK

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

Eighteenth century landscape park. Woodland is present along the northern boundary and in the northeast quarter. Activities prior to 1773 are uncertain, after this Capability Brown and Henry Holland were responsible for landscaping. This included open parkland and lawns, ha ha and lake. A...

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

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...

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

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...

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

No title

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...

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

AXEWELL PARK

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

Eighteenth century landscape park for Axwell Park house. It contains a walled kitchen garden and remains of a garden temple. Near the house is a late 19th century terrace containing garden steps and balustrade. The house is approached by drives from the north-north-east and south. The park...

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

SOUTH PARK

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

Public park situated on the southern edge of Darlington, laid out in 1851. The main entrance is at the northern end of the site, and was originally linked to the south by a tree lined walk. The park is crossed by a number of walks. The main avenue is flanked by a low terrace and forms a pr...

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

SALTWELL PARK

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

Public park founded in 1876, partly incorporating private estate of Saltwell Towers, the house was later used as a museum. The park is rectangular in plan, comprising open ground with tennis courts and bowling greens to the north. A long walk has statues and densely bedded borders. The lak...

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

No title

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

Possible Medieval park enlarged and landscaped during the 1720s and the 1770s, containing mid 19th century terraced gardens. The park contains a number of drives, the primary drive which was reinstated in 1987, also has a lime avenue. Improvements in the park were also carried out after 18...

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