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THE QUARRY

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

Medieval stone quarry now the site of an ornamental garden which is known as The Dingle, a sunken garden within a public park developed from circa 1879. The Dingle contains a sunken pool with an island, trees, paths and an area of formal bedding divided by paths, centred on a stone fountai...

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

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

Late nineteenth century formal gardens and wooded grounds to Bowes Museum. The museum was constructed 1869-76 and opened to the public in 1892. The grounds are planted with woodland and individual trees between 1869-74. The main feature of the gardens is an oval parterre, driveways and an...

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...

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STOURHEAD GARDENS

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

Eighteenth century landscape garden, lake and woodland situated within larger estate at Stourhead, an eminent example of a landscape created by amateurs, its success due in part to the masterly siting of buildings round the lake, visible singly or in combination from different points along...

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

Late 18th century landscape and woodland at Ferney Hall, a late 18th century country house. The park has extensive woodland along the southern boundary, part of the northern boundary and flanking the drive to the north lodge. The remainder of the park is mainly open parkland planted with s...

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

Formal gardens and pleasure grounds at Minley Manor, laid out during the 1890s by James H Veitch. Features include drives, a tree avenue and a garden terrace which contains a stone seat at each end, one dated 1908. The main formal garden is situated to the west of the house and is slightly...

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

Late 19th century park and gardens overlaying an eighteenth century landscape park associated with an earlier house. The gardens are the work of Henry Ernest Milner who was commissioned in 1892. Features inclde a balustrated stone terrace with terracotta vases, lawns planted with trees, wa...

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GENERAL CEMETERY

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

Anglican cemetery opened in 1836 and Dissenters extension of 1865. The cemetery covers an area of 7.28 hectares, is situated within a shallow valley, has an informal layout of grass and broadleaved trees, divided by a series of paths. Originally there were two mortuary chapels, one serving...

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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...

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BATTLESDEN PARK

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

Medieval park first emparked in 1334, landscaped during the 18th and 19th centuries when Battlesden Park House was constructed. Landscaping involved work carried out by Humphrey Repton prior to 1807. Joseph Paxton was responsible for the gardens and one of the lakes in 1821. A painting of...

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