Wentworth Woodhouse, Rotherham, England
Record Id: 3460
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Brief description of site
Wentworth Woodhouse has gardens, pleasure grounds and the remains of a landscape park. Features include a set of notable early to mid-18th-century monuments and follies within and around the edge of the park.
Brief history of site
The site dates from the mid- to late-18th century. Work was undertaken around 1790 by Humphry Repton, and further alterations were made in the later 19th and 20th centuries.
Address: Wentworth Woodhouse, Wentworth, S62 7SB
South Yorkshire; Rotherham; Wentworth
Historical County: Yorkshire
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Form of site: country estate
Purpose of site: Ornamental
Context or principal building: great house
Site first created: 1733 to 1799
Main period of development: Mid 18th century
Site Size (Hectares): 700