Halswell Park, Goathurst, England
Record Id: 1592
This site is NOT open to public.
Brief description of site
Halswell House has mid- to late-18th-century landscaped pleasure grounds of around 27 hectares set within a park. There is a series of landscape buildings attributed to Thomas Wright.
Brief history of site
The pleasure grounds and parkland which were developed from early 18th-century formal gardens and parkland by Sir Charles Tynte, who was a close associate of Henry Hoare of Stourhead and Coplestone Warre Bampfylde of Hestercombe.
Address: Halswell House, TA5 2DH
Somerset; Sedgemoor; Goathurst
Historical County: Somerset
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Form of site: country estate
Purpose of site: Ornamental
Context or principal building: country house
Site first created: 1750 to 1785
Main period of development: Late 18th century
Site Size (Hectares): 179