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Brief description of site

Weston Park has landscape pleasure grounds and a park covering some 400 hectares. It was laid out around 1765 to 1768 by Capability Brown and James Paine, with formal gardens dating from around 1865.

Brief history of site

The grounds were laid out by Capability Brown and James Paine, with formal gardens dating from around 1865.

Location information:

Address: Weston-under-Lizard, TF11 8LE

Locality: Telford

Local Authorities:

Staffordshire; South Staffordshire; Blymhill and

Historical County: Staffordshire

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 127 Grid Ref: SJ806106
Latitude: 52.6927 Longitude: -2.28847

Directions:

This site is in Weston-under-Lizard, on the A5 between Cannock and Telford.

Visitor facilities

Opening contact details:

The site is open on selected days between March and August.
http://www.weston-park.com/visit-weston/opening-times/

Key information:

Form of site: landscape park

Purpose of site: Ornamental

Context or principal building: civil

Site first created: 1765 to 1768

Main period of development: Mid 18th century

Survival: Part: standing remains

Site Size (Hectares): 382

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