Berrington Hall, Leominster, Herefordshire, England
Record Id: 392
Site is open to the public. Opening may be limited, please check Visitor Information for any restrictions.
Brief description of site
Berrington Hall has a landscape park designed by Lancelot Brown from 1780, with further outlying planting in farmland. Formal gardens were added in the early-20th century. Berrington Hall was built from 1778-81 by Henry Holland, with late-19th-century additions. The Archway Lodge is by Holland. There is a walled kitchen garden.
Brief history of site
The park was created from 1780 by Lancelot Brown. The house was built from 1781. The flower garden was begun in the late-19th century and developed from 1901.
Address: Leominster, Herefordshire, HR6 0DW
Herefordshire, County of; Eye, Moreton and
Historical County: Herefordshire
|OS Landranger Map Sheet Number:||149||Grid Ref:||SO510637|
Three miles north of Leominster on the A49.
Opening contact details:
The gardens are open between February and December, but only at weekends in low season.
Form of site: landscape park
Purpose of site: Ornamental
Context or principal building: historic house
Site Style : English landscape garden
Site first created: 1780
Main period of development: Late 18th century
Site Size (Hectares): 186