Rocks, The, Marshfield, Bath, England
Record Id: 2827
This site is NOT open to public.
This site has the following component area(s):
Brief description of site
The Rocks has the fragmented remains of an 18th-century landscape park and a 19th-century Romantic rock valley garden. This record was checked with South Gloucestershire Historic Monument Records Officer - June 2010.
Brief history of site
It is thought that a typical 18th-century park was laid out prior to the extensive modifications of the early-19th century.
Address: Marshfield, South Gloucestershire, SN14 8AP
South Gloucestershire; Marshfield
Historical County: Gloucestershire
|OS Landranger Map Sheet Number:||172||Grid Ref:||ST790705|
Form of site: valley garden
Purpose of site: ornamental garden
Context or principal building: house
Plant type/environment: rock garden
Site first created: 1733 to 1767
Main period of development: Early 19th century
Survival: Part: standing remains
Site Size (Hectares): 32