Babworth Hall, Babworth, England
Record Id: 197
This site is NOT open to public.
Brief description of site
Babworth Hall is set in a landscape park which is now in divided private ownership. Its features include pleasure grounds, a lake and a terrace around the house. It is possible that the current 18th-century house was built over a deserted medieval village.
Brief history of site
The landscape park at Babworth Hall was created in the late 18th century by Humphry Repton, who produced a Red Book in 1790 and was active at Babworth during the 1790s.
Address: Babworth, Nottinghamshire, DN22 8EW
Nottinghamshire; Bassetlaw; Babworth
Historical County: Nottinghamshire
|OS Landranger Map Sheet Number:||120||Grid Ref:||SK 687 810|
Form of site: landscape park
Purpose of site: Ornamental
Context or principal building: house
Site first created: 1768 to 1799
Main period of development: Late 18th century
Site Size (Hectares): 85