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Organisations associated with this site

Yorkshire Gardens Trust

English Heritage Role: Guardianship

Historic England Role: Designating Authority

Sources of information

Capability Brown

Stroud, Dorothy Capability Brown (London: Faber, 1975) 138-40

Historic England Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest

English Heritage Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest, (Swindon: English Heritage, 2008) [on CD-ROM]

The Buildings of England: Yorkshire The West Riding

Pevsner, N., The Buildings of England: Yorkshire The West Riding (Harmondsworth: Penguin Books, 2nd edition 1967), pp. 414-7, 429-30

The Gardens of Britain 5: Yorkshire and Humberside

Lemmon, K., The Gardens of Britain 5: Yorkshire and Humberside (London: Batsford, 1978), p. 138