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Brief description of site

Mulgrave Castle has landscaped woods and grounds. There are also pleasure grounds.

Brief history of site

Mulgrave Castle originally dates from the 13th century. The present layout was created during the late-18th and early 19th centuries. Humphry Repton provided advice on the grounds between 1792 and 1793.

Location information:

Address: Low Lane, Mulgrave Woods, Near Sandsend, North Yorkshire, YO21 3RJ

Locality: Whitby

Local Authorities:

North Yorkshire; Scarborough; Lythe

Historical County: North Riding of Yorkshire

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 94 Grid Ref: NZ845126
Latitude: 54.5017 Longitude: -0.696672

Key information:

Form of site: park

Purpose of site: Ornamental

Site first created: 1768 to 1833

Main period of development: Late 18th century

Survival: Part: standing remains

Site Size (Hectares): 377

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