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Brief description of site

Stanage Park has early-19th century Picturesque parkland improvements, a castellated house and enclosed garden which survive almost intact. There is also a mid-19th-century arboretum and formal terraced gardens.

Brief history of site

Stanage Park was the last of Humphry Repton's three recognised Welsh landscape commissions. Repton's designs are recorded in a 'Red Book', which is still kept at the house.

Location information:

Address: Stanage Park, Knighton, Powys, LD7 1LT

Locality: Knighton

Local Authorities:

Powys; Knighton; Knighton

Historical County: Radnorshire

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 148 Grid Ref: SO 336723
Latitude: 52.3447 Longitude: -2.97613

Key information:

Form of site: country estate

Purpose of site: Ornamental

Context or principal building: detached house

Main period of development: Early 19th century

Survival: Extant

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