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Brief description of site

The park of this former royal palace has been established since at least the 14th century.

Brief history of site

This was the mediaeval council house of the Lords President of the Marches of Wales, and a royal residence. It was remodelled in 1738. In the early 19th century the park was used as a 'general promenade' by the public.

Location information:

Address: Park Lane, Bewdley, Worcestershire, DY12 2ER

Locality: Bewdley

Local Authorities:

Worcestershire; Wyre Forest; Bewdley

Historical County: Worcestershire

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 138 Grid Ref: SO785781
Latitude: 52.4005 Longitude: -2.31743


Two miles north of Bewdley via the B4194.

Key information:

Form of site: deer park

Context or principal building: house

Site first created: 1300 to 1399

Main period of development: Medieval

Survival: Extant

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