Saling Grove, Braintree, England
Record Id: 2893
This site is NOT open to public.
Brief description of site
Saling Grove is a mid-18th-century house with gardens designed by Humphry Repton in 1791. The gardens were extended in the 19th century with the addition of a walled kitchen garden. The site occupies about 15 hectares.
Brief history of site
Saling Grove was built by John Yeldham in 1754. In 1790 Yeldham commissioned Humphry Repton to lay out a park which was completed before Yeldham died in 1795.
Address: Saling Grove, Great Saling, Braintree, Essex, CM7 5DP
Essex; Braintree; Great Saling
Historical County: Essex
|OS Landranger Map Sheet Number:||167||Grid Ref:||TL703254|
Form of site: garden
Purpose of site: pleasure ground
Context or principal building: house
Site first created: 1754 to 1795
Main period of development: Late 18th century
Site Size (Hectares): 15