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Brief description of site

Beeston Hall is set in a late 18th-century landscape park which has a lake and woodland. At its largest the park covered 120 hectares, but much of the land has been returned to agricultural use.

Brief history of site

The landscape park was designed by Nathaniel Richmond between 1774 and 1778, set around a late 18th-century Gothic-style flint house. The park and house is now the site of Beeston Hall private school.

Location information:

Locality: Neatishead

Local Authorities:

Norfolk; North Norfolk; Neatishead

Historical County: Norfolk

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 134 Grid Ref: TG331214
Latitude: 52.7399 Longitude: 1.45169

Key information:

Form of site: landscape park

Purpose of site: Recreational/sport

Context or principal building: school

Site first created: 1774 to 1778

Main period of development: Late 18th century

Survival: Extant

Site Size (Hectares): 120

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