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Brief description of site

Longner Hall has a landscape park and woodland, probably designed by Humphry Repton.

Brief history of site

By 1786 a park had been laid out. Longner Hall was then rebuilt around 1805 by John Nash for Robert Burton in the Tudor gothick style. Humphry Repton produced a Red Book for the landscape park at around the same time.

Location information:

Address: Longner Hall, Uffington, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY4 4TG

Locality: Shrewsbury

Local Authorities:

Shropshire; Atcham

Historical County: Shropshire

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 126 Grid Ref: SJ 528 111
Latitude: 52.6955 Longitude: -2.69984

Visitor facilities

Opening contact details:

The site is open on particular days in the spring and summer. Please telephone +44 (0) 1743 709215 for more information, as opening times vary annually. Alternatively, please see the HHA website for more detailshttp://www.hha.org.uk/Property/472/Longner-Hall

Key information:

Form of site: landscape park

Purpose of site: Ornamental

Context or principal building: great house

Site first created: 1756 to 1807

Main period of development: Early 19th century

Survival: Extant

Site Size (Hectares): 70

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