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Brief description of site

Warleigh Manor is an early-19th-century terraced garden, park and ornamental woods.

Brief history of site

Warleigh Manor was built in 1814-15 by John Webb of Staffordshire for Henry Skrine. The grounds were laid out, presumably around 1815, in an interesting juxtaposition of styles. The manor was owned by the Skrine family until the early 1960s. It was sold, and has since been used as a school, under several different ownerships.

Location information:

Address: Warleigh Lane, Bathford, BA1 8EE

Locality: Bath

Local Authorities:

Bath and North East Somerset; Bathford

Historical County: Somerset

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 172 Grid Ref: ST792648
Latitude: 51.3819 Longitude: -2.30026

Key information:

Form of site: terraced garden

Purpose of site: ornamental garden

Context or principal building: school

Site first created: 1814 to 1815

Main period of development: Early 19th century

Survival: Part: standing remains

Site Size (Hectares): 8.1

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