Baddesley Clinton Hall, Solihull, England
Record Id: 201
Site is open to the public. Opening may be limited, please check Visitor Information for any restrictions.
Brief description of site
Baddesley Hall is a medieval moated manor house with a courtyard garden of about 0.2 hectares, and surrounding lawn, fields, orchard and woodland occupying 33 hectares in total. The earliest surviving details in the gardens are a series of fishponds dug in 1444. Other features include a Victorian lakeside walk, a nature trail, and a late-19th-century formal garden.
Brief history of site
Nicholas Brome, who died in 1517, imparked the site of the former village of Baddesley Clinton. There had been a manor house on the site since at least 1438.
Address: Rising Lane, Baddesley Clinton, Knowle, Solihull, West Midlands, B93 0DQ
Warwickshire; Warwick; Baddesley Clinton
Historical County: Warwickshire
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5 miles south-east of Solihull. 6 miles south of M42 exit 5.
Opening contact details:
01 564 783294
Core opening hours for grounds: March to November, 12 noon to 4pm. Check for variations.
Parking, refreshments, shop, WCs. Disabled access. Dogs in car park only, on leads only.
Form of site: garden
Purpose of site: Ornamental
Context or principal building: manor house
Site first created: Before 1517
Main period of development: Early 18th century
Site Size (Hectares): 33