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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

Seventeenth century formal landscape park at Chilston Park house, re-landscaped during 18th century. The park is planted with scattered trees with woodland on the southwest borders. Landscaping started during the late 17th century, possibly 1660s and surviving features include a double tre...

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LONGFORD PARK

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

A 16th century park, landscaped during the 18th century, with 19th century formal gardens. The park has belts of trees around most of its boundaries, with areas of thicker woodland in the northeast quarter and a pleasance in the southern area of the estate. Formal gardens were first design...

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

Ornamental gardens to Highnam Court, created in the mid 19th century. Gardens at Highnam Court are first documented on a map of 1757 when extensive formal gardens were present to the southwest of the house. Rock and flower gardens were laid out on the site of the lake which was drained in...

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

Extensive gardens and landscape park to Newby Hall. The gardens were developed by Major Edward Compton from 1925 incorporating 19th century elements. The parkland is thought to date from the 18th and 19th century. Garden terraces on south and west sides of house are of an uncertain date. T...

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THORESBY PARK

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

Post Medieval deer park and landscape park at Thoresby Hall. An estate map of 1680 showns a layout of formal gardens, a lake was developed by 1725. The park was landscaped during the 1780s and involved Capability Brown. Humphry Repton redesigned a cascade and parts of the river in 1791. Th...

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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...

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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...

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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

Late 19th century formal gardens and a 19th century walled kitchen garden at Athelhampton Hall. Thomas Mawson provided plans for the grounds circa 1904 but it is uncertain to what extent these were carried out. The gardens have been restored and developed since 1957 and included much plant...

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