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Brief description of site

Croome Court is a house of 1751 in a mid-18th-century landscape park by Lancelot Brown featuring circuit walks and drives, ornamental water features and a wide range of garden buildings.

Brief history of site

The present layout dates from 1752, overlying an earlier garden.

Location information:

Locality: Croome d'Abitot, Worcestershire

Local Authorities:

Worcestershire; Malvern Hills; Croome D'Abitot

Historical County: Worcestershire

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 150 Grid Ref: SO885446
Latitude: 52.0996 Longitude: -2.1693

Directions:

Nine miles south of Worcester via the A38 and the B4084.

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Opening contact details:

Opening times vary seasonally. Please see the website for details.

Key information:

Form of site: landscape park

Purpose of site: Ornamental

Context or principal building: house

Site Style : English landscape garden

Site first created: Before 1752

Main period of development: Mid 18th century

Survival: Extant

Site Size (Hectares): 461

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