Waterston Manor, Dorchester, England
Record Id: 3444
This site is NOT open to public.
Brief description of site
Waterston Manor has early-20th-century formal gardens of around two hectares. Features include a sundial, a stone-edged canal and an orchard.
Brief history of site
The present gardens were designed by P Morley Horder in about 1912, and shown in this new but complex form in Country Life, 12 Feb 1916. The layout and planting is now much simplified, but retains the essential form.
Address: Waterston Manor, Puddletown, Dorset, DT2 7SP
Dorset; West Dorset; Puddletown
Historical County: Dorset
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Form of site: formal garden
Purpose of site: ornamental garden
Context or principal building: manor house
Site first created: 1912
Main period of development: Early 20th century
Site Size (Hectares): 2