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Brief description of site

This is an informal garden on the site of Windmill Fort (demolished 1655) by Humphry Repton.
The building and gardens are accessible as a conference and reception facility, but not open to the general public in the standard sense.

Brief history of site

The park and gardens were created in 1799 for Colonel Thomas Tyndall. Tyndall's Park is now built over, and the garden is partly built over by university.

Location information:

Address: Tyndall Avenue, Redland, BS8 1TH

Locality: Bristol

Local Authorities:

Bristol, City of

Historical County: Gloucestershire

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 172 Grid Ref: ST583733
Latitude: 51.4571 Longitude: -2.60157

Key information:

Form of site: garden

Purpose of site: ornamental garden

Context or principal building: university

Site Style : informal

Site first created: 1799

Main period of development: Late 18th century

Survival: Extant

Site Size (Hectares): 0.1

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