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Brief description of site

Byford is included in Humphry Repton's design for the park at Garnons, forming part of a framed view from the house.

Brief history of site

Humphry Repton's Red Book for Garnons of 1791 shows a proposal for a framed view towards Garnons.

Location information:

Locality: Byford, Herefordshire

Local Authorities:

Herefordshire, County of; Bodenham

Historical County: Herefordshire

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 149 Grid Ref: SO397429
Latitude: 52.0812 Longitude: -2.88135


Seven miles west of Hereford via the A438 and a minor road.

Key information:

Form of site: landscape park

Context or principal building: house

Site first created: 1791

Main period of development: Late 18th century

Survival: Extant

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