Hawarden Castle, (also known as Broadlane Hall), Buckley, Wales
Record Id: 1654
This site is NOT open to public.
Brief description of site
The present park is an example of early-19th-century Picturesque landscaping, with the ruined 13th-century castle as a focal point. An early-18th-century turf amphitheatre also survives in the park.
The Park is occasionally open by appointment under the National Gardens Scheme.
Brief history of site
The house has associations with Prime Minister William Gladstone who married into the family.
Address: Hawarden Castle, Hawarden, Flintshire, CH5 3PB
Historical County: Flintshire
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Hawarden Castle is 6 miles west of Chester on the B5125. It is located just east of centre of Hawarden village.
Occasionally open to the public under the National Gardens Scheme. For details see:
Form of site: landscape park
Purpose of site: Ornamental
Context or principal building: house
Main period of development: Early 19th century