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Brief description of site

The Deanery is an early-20th-century garden of about one hectare, designed by Gertrude Jekyll in co-operation with Edwin Lutyens, who designed the house for W. Hudson in 1900.

Brief history of site

Plans were drawn by Edwin Lutyens in 1899.

Location information:

Address: The Deanery Garden, Sonning, Berkshire, RG4 6UP

Locality: Reading

Local Authorities:

Wokingham; Sonning

Historical County: Berkshire

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 175 Grid Ref: SU756755
Latitude: 51.4734 Longitude: -0.912904


South-east of Twyford

Key information:

Form of site: garden

Purpose of site: ornamental garden

Context or principal building: detached house

Site first created: 1899 to 1905

Main period of development: Early 20th century

Survival: Extant

Site Size (Hectares): 0.75

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