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Brief description of site

Doddington Hall has 19th- and 20th-century gardens of 1.6 hectares, surrounded by the Elizabethan walls which enclosed the original 16th- and 17th-century gardens. The walled kitchen garden produces fruit and vegetables that are sold locally. The garden also features a turf maze and Temple of the Four Winds, added in the 1980s.

Brief history of site

In 1593, the manor house was sold to Thomas Tailor, who commissioned Doddington Hall from Robert Smythson.

Location information:

Address: Doddington Hall, Doddington, Lincolnshire, LN6 4RU

Locality: Lincolnshire

Local Authorities:

Lincolnshire; North Kesteven; Doddington and

Historical County: Lincolnshire

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 121 Grid Ref: SK900701
Latitude: 53.2203 Longitude: -0.653516

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Key information:

Form of site: landscape park

Purpose of site: Ornamental

Context or principal building: house

Site first created: Before 1593

Main period of development: Early 18th century

Survival: Extant

Site Size (Hectares): 32

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