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EASTON PARK

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

Landscape park to Easton Hall, a country house constructed in 1805 and now demolished. Garden enclosures at Easton Hall were laid out by 1808 and had been replaced by gardens, including terrace gardens, in the 1840s. The terrace gardens were altered during the late 19th century. The landsc...

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

Nineteenth century walled gardens at The Hall which include designs by John Moulton. An example of his work included planting along the terrace and related retaining walls, this has since been simplified. There is an upper archery lawn to north west of house, flanked by a rose border with...

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ASHTON GARDENS

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

Gardens laid out in 1874-75, relandscaped and opened to the public gardens in 1914-16. The gardens comprise three distinct areas, formal gardens to the west, bowling greens and sport area to the east and pleasure grounds to the north.

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

Landscape park and gardens to Chartwell House. The formal and ornamental gardens were created by Sir Winton Churchill and Clementine Churchill from 1922 until 1965. The garden includes designs by Venetia Montagu circa 1924. Features include garden terraces, the upper levels of which are la...

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WISH TOWER

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

Martello tower No 73, the most westerly of the 73 original towers built along the south coast in 1805-6. It is a slightly elliptical, brick-built tower, measuring up to around 13 metres in diameter and constructed on 3 levels. It stood to a height of approximately 10 metres, with battered...

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NEW PLACE

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

Country House built during the 1550s by for Henry Chauncy. The house and gardens were improved in 1636-1639 and the house enlarged in 1760 to 1822. The 19th century porch from this phase is the only part of the house left standing following demolition in 1851. The porch became a garden fea...

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

Gardens at Littlecote House which include 20th century gardens and 17th and 18th century walled enclosures. Features include lodges, a lime approach avenue planted in 1822 by Pace. No details of any garden activity dating before the early 18th century survive, however, a painting of circa...

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BURY MOUNT

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

Mound, probably constructed as a Motte in the late 11th or 12th century. Altered to become a gun platform in 1643. Described as a garden in 1848. The mound is 22 feet in height and 102 feet in diameter, and was originally surrounded by a wet ditch. Scheduled.

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UPPER CENTRAL AND LOWER PLEASURE GARDENS

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

19th century public gardens further developed during the 20th century. The Lower Pleasure Gardens were laid out in 1840s for the Meyrick family and became town property in 1873. The Upper and Central Pleasure Gardens had been the property of the Durrant family and were laid out 1871-89 by...

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

Extensively landscaped estate at Castle Howard. This contains gardens, pleasure grounds and a number of geometrical and naturalistic features. The present layout was developed 1698-1738 by Charles Howard and Sir John Vanbrugh, with later modifications. The park was originally licenced in t...

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