Lichfield Cathedral Close and Linear Park, Staffordshire, England
Record Id: 2060
Site is open to the public. Opening may be limited, please check Visitor Information for any restrictions.
Brief description of site
Lichfield Cathedral Close and Linear Park is an interlinked series of public walks and parks. The parks date from the late-17th century to the 20th century. They run through the centre of Lichfield, and include a tree-lined walk in the Cathedral Close.
Brief history of site
A series of public walks were laid out from the 17th century, following rebuilding of important properties in the area. Redesigns and additions were made throughout the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries.
Address: Lichfield, WS13 6AD
Staffordshire; Lichfield; Lichfield
Historical County: Staffordshire
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This is an urban green space for general public use.
Form of site: public park
Purpose of site: urban park
Context or principal building: parks, gardens and urban spaces
Site first created: After 1600
Main period of development: Late 17th century
Site Size (Hectares): 40