Enys, Penryn, England
Record Id: 1261
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Brief description of site
Enys is an 84 hectare park developed in the early-19th century around a country house, with the remains of formal gardens dating from the late-17th or early-18th century.
Brief history of site
The Enys estate is known to have been inhabited during the reign of Edward I. Reference is made in the early-17th century to the planting of fir trees, and by the early-18th century the house was accompanied by fine gardens. The house and gardens were re-designed by Henry Harrison in 1833.
Address: Enys, St Gluvias, Penryn, TR10 9LB
Historical County: Cornwall
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Form of site: garden
Purpose of site: ornamental garden
Context or principal building: house
Site first created: 1350 to 1709
Main period of development: Early 19th century
Site Size (Hectares): 84