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Part/component area of: Tatton Park


Brief description of site

The walled garden was created in the mid-18th century. It is currently used to grow varieties of vegetables and fruits commonly grown in the Edwardian era. The garden and glasshouses in and around the garden have recently been restored.

Brief history of site

The walled garden and glasshouses were created in the mid-18th century. A fernery was added in the late 1850s.

Location information:

Address: Tatton Park, WA16 6QN

Locality: Knutsford, Cheshire

Local Authorities:

Cheshire East; Knutsford

Historical County: Cheshire

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 109 Grid Ref: SJ 745 816
Latitude: 53.3307 Longitude: -2.38436

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Key information:

Form of site: walled garden

Purpose of site: kitchen garden

Site first created: 1734 to 1767

Main period of development: Mid 18th century

Survival: Extant

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