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Brief description of site

The Guild Hall has a formal garden, with four areas of lawn around a central sundial, and flower borders on two sides.

Brief history of site

The present garden was created in 1915 at the behest of William John Fieldhouse, Lord of the Manor of Henley-in-Arden.

Location information:

Address: 139 High Street, Henley-in-Arden, B95 5AU

Locality: Henley-in-Arden

Local Authorities:

Warwickshire; Stratford-on-Avon; Henley-in-Arden; Henley

Historical County: Warwickshire

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 151 Grid Ref: SP15136603
Latitude: 52.2922 Longitude: -1.77959

Directions:

South on A3400 from M42 or north on A3400 from Stratford-upon-Avon. The entrance is in an alley way between the Arden Tandoori Restaurant and the Guild Hall, which is in the centre of the town immediately north of the parish church of St John .

Visitor facilities

Opening contact details:

10am to 4pm each day of the year, other than Christmas Day.

Key information:

Form of site: formal

Purpose of site: Ornamental

Context or principal building: heritage site

Plant type/environment: walled garden

Site Style : medieval-style garden

Site first created: 1915

Main period of development: 20th century

Survival: Extant

Site Size (Hectares): 0.09

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