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Brief description of site

A late 18th, early 19th century garden designed by Humphrey Repton of 2 hectares. The gardens were altered in the 19th and 20th centuries.

Location information:

Address: Rectory Road, Lyng, NR9 5RA

Locality: Norwich

Local Authorities:

Norfolk; Breckland; Lyng

Historical County: Norfolk

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 133 Grid Ref: TG070170
Latitude: 52.711 Longitude: 1.06291

Key information:

Form of site: garden

Purpose of site: Ornamental

Site first created: 1776 to 1833

Main period of development: Late 18th century

Survival: Part: ground/below ground level remains

Site Size (Hectares): 2

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