Boconnoc, Lostwithiel, England
Record Id: 456
Site is open to the public. Opening may be limited, please check Visitor Information for any restrictions.
Brief description of site
Boconnoc has about 10 hectares of ornamental gardens set within a landscaped deer park of approximately 340 hectares. Features include veteran trees, a pinetum, and camellias and azaleas dating from about 1850. Although not open to the public in the general sense, there are open days in the spring. The gardens are also open to pre-booked groups of 10 and over.
Brief history of site
Originating in the medieval period, Boconnoc has a 17th century deer park which was landscaped in the 18th and 19th centuries.
Address: The Estate Office, Boconnoc, Lostwithiel, Cornwall, PL22 0RG
Historical County: Cornwall
|OS Landranger Map Sheet Number:||200||Grid Ref:||SX146604|
3 miles east of Lostwithiel.
Opening contact details:
01 208 872507
Open on some Sundays from April to June; also for group bookings. Please check before visiting.
Form of site: country estate
Purpose of site: Ornamental
Context or principal building: house
Main period of development: Late 18th century
Site Size (Hectares): 350