Youngsbury, Hertford, England
Record Id: 3621
This site is NOT open to public.
Brief description of site
Youngsbury has an mid-18th-century landscape park and woodland covering about 56 hectares. The gardens around the house occupy about four hectares, including 16th- and 18th-century walled gardens.
Brief history of site
In around 1745, David Poole built a new mansion at some distance north of the old one, which was demolished. During the 1760s, or possibly earlier, Lancelot Brown produced a design for the park.
Address: Youngsbury Park, Youngsbury, Ware, Hertfordshire, SG12 0TZ
Hertfordshire; East Hertfordshire; Thundridge
Historical County: Hertfordshire
|OS Landranger Map Sheet Number:||166||Grid Ref:||TL369179|
East of the A10, north of Hertford.
Form of site: landscape park
Purpose of site: Ornamental
Context or principal building: house
Main period of development: Mid 18th century
Survival: Part: ground/below ground level remains
Site Size (Hectares): 60