Newton Park, Bath, England
Record Id: 2420
Site is open to the public. Opening may be limited, please check Visitor Information for any restrictions.
Brief description of site
Newton Park features landscaped pleasure grounds, set within a park of around 120 hectares.
Brief history of site
A park was enclosed in the late-17th century. The landscape park was laid out around 1761 by Capability Brown, with further work between 1796 and 1797 by Humphry Repton for William Gore Langton. Further improvements were carried out between 1902 and 1914 by Algernon Gore-Langton.
Address: Newton St Loe, BA2 9BN
Bath and North East Somerset; Newton St. Loe
Historical County: Somerset
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The site is on the A39, which can be reached from the A4.
Opening contact details:
The grounds are now a campus for Bath Spa University.
Form of site: landscape park
Purpose of site: Ornamental
Context or principal building: university
Site first created: 1761
Main period of development: Mid 18th century
Site Size (Hectares): 120