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Organisations associated with this site

Surrey Gardens Trust

Historic England Role: Designating Authority

Sources of information

Historic England Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest

English Heritage Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest, (Swindon: English Heritage, 2008) [on CD-ROM]

The Artist and the Country House

Harris, J., The Artist and the Country House {London: Russell Chambers, 1979)

The Beauties of Surrey: being a description of about one hundred and twenty seats of the nobility and gentry in the county of Surrey etc.

Keane, W., The Beauties of Surrey (London: [n.pub], 1849), pp. 138-42

The Buildings of England: Surrey

Pevsner, N. et al., The Buildings of England: Surrey (New Haven, Connecticut and London: Yale University Press, 1971), p. 94

Victoria County History: Surrey, Volume 3

Malden, H. E., Victoria County History: Surrey, Volume 3 ([n.p]: Constable, 1911), pp. 72-4