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Organisations associated with this site

Cheshire Gardens Trust

Historic England Role: Designating Authority

The National Trust Role: Owner

Sources of information

A Survey of Historic Parks and Gardens in Greater Manchester

University of Manchester and University of York, A Survey of Historic Parks and Gardens in Greater Manchester, York, 1994

Historic England Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest

English Heritage Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest, (Swindon: English Heritage, 2008) [on CD-ROM]

The Artist and the Country House

Harris, J., The Artist and the Country House {London: Russell Chambers, 1979), pp. 178-9, pls xvii-xviii

The Buildings of England: Cheshire

Pevsner, N. and E. Hubbard, The Buildings of England: Cheshire (Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1971), pp. 203-5

Contributor or Recorder Cheshire Gardens Trust; Greater Manchester Archaeological Unit