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Brief description of site

Baraset House was originally a compact classically-designed villa, built in 1800, on an estate of 96 hectares. The house demolished in about 1928, except for the service wing and stable block which still survive. Garden features include a tree-lined drive to the house, a large kitchen garden, and informal planting of conifers and deciduous trees.

Location information:

Address: Baraset House, Alveston, Stratford-on-Avon

Locality: Stratford-on-Avon

Local Authorities:

Warwickshire; Stratford-on-Avon

Historical County: Warwickshire

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 151 Grid Ref: SP235559
Latitude: 52.2008 Longitude: -1.65757


Approximately 1 mile east of Stratford-on-Avon, south of the B4086 at Alveston

Key information:

Form of site: landscape garden

Purpose of site: Ornamental

Context or principal building: house

Site Style : English landscape garden

Site first created: 1800

Main period of development: Early 19th century

Survival: Part: standing remains

Site Size (Hectares): 96

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