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Brief description of site

Hedgemead Park is a municipal park laid out between 1883 and 1889.

Brief history of site

The park is on the site of Georgian housing which was destroyed by landslips in the 1860s and 1870s.

Location information:

Address: Lansdown Road, Bath, BA1 1EE

Locality: Bath

Local Authorities:

Bath and North East Somerset

Historical County: Gloucestershire

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 172 Grid Ref: ST750656
Latitude: 51.3889 Longitude: -2.36067

Visitor facilities

Opening contact details:

This is a municipal park open for general public use.

Key information:

Form of site: public park

Purpose of site: urban park

Context or principal building: parks, gardens and urban spaces

Site first created: 1883 to 1889

Main period of development: Late 19th century

Survival: Extant

Site Size (Hectares): 2

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