Easton Neston, Towcester, England
Record Id: 1205
This site is NOT open to public.
Brief description of site
Easton Neston includes formal gardens, pleasure grounds and a landscape park, occupying about 300 hectares. The park includes avenues and later landscape features. There is a walled garden, as well as sports facilities.
Brief history of site
The site originated in the medieval period and was emparked in 1499. The park and gardens were designed in the late 17th and early 18th centuries by Nicholas Hawksmoor, and altered in the 1790s and the early 20th century.
Address: Easton Neston, Towcester, Northamptonshire, NN12 7HS
Northamptonshire; South Northamptonshire; Easton Neston
Historical County: Northamptonshire
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Near the village of Hulcote, east of the A5/A43 junction.
Form of site: landscape park
Purpose of site: Ornamental
Context or principal building: great house
Site first created: After 1499
Main period of development: Early 19th century
Site Size (Hectares): 300