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Brief description of site

Nieuport House is a house of the early-18th century on an earlier site. The garden was remodelled during the 18th century and again by W. A. Nesfield in the 1860s.

Brief history of site

The medieval house was replaced around 1718 by a new house set in a revised formal garden. The garden was remodelled during the later 18th century, and again in the 1860s. Parts of the historical layout were reinstated in the early-21st century.

Location information:

Address: Almeley, Herefordshire, HR3 6LL

Locality: Leominster

Local Authorities:

Herefordshire, County of; Almeley

Historical County: Herefordshire

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 148 Grid Ref: SO319520
Latitude: 52.162 Longitude: -2.99698


Three miles south-east of Kington via the A4111 and a minor road.

Key information:

Form of site: formal garden

Purpose of site: Ornamental

Context or principal building: house

Site first created: Before 1718

Main period of development: Early 18th century

Survival: Extant

Site Size (Hectares): 125

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