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Brief description of site

Saltmarshe Castle was built in 1846 in an asymmetrical castellated style. W.A. Nesfield laid out a terraced garden next to the house, overlooking an extensive park to the south. The house was demolished in the 1950s.

Brief history of site

The house was built in 1846 on the site of an earlier house. The garden was laid out in the mid-19th century.

Location information:

Locality: Bromyard, Herefordshire

Local Authorities:

Herefordshire, County of; Edvin Loach and

Historical County: Herefordshire

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 149 Grid Ref: SO670578
Latitude: 52.2174 Longitude: -2.48445


Two miles north-east of Bromyard via the B4203 and a minor road.

Key information:

Form of site: landscape garden

Context or principal building: house

Site first created: 1846

Main period of development: Mid 19th century

Survival: Part: ground/below ground level remains

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