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Brief description of site

The garden surrounding the late-18th century house is formal on the south side and informal on the north. Features include lines of chestnut trees, a pond and several large evergreen oaks. The house is now a bed and breakfast.

Brief history of site

There is a building visible on a map of 1778, so a garden may have existed before the third Duke of Richmond bought the site, laid out the garden and planted the cedars in 1783.

Location information:

Address: Itchenor, Chichester, PO20 7DN

Locality: Chichester, Sussex,

Local Authorities:

West Sussex; Chichester; West Itchenor

Historical County: Sussex

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 197 Grid Ref: SU794008
Latitude: 50.8013 Longitude: -0.874646

Key information:

Form of site: garden

Purpose of site: ornamental garden

Context or principal building: commercial

Site first created: Before 1778

Main period of development: Late 18th century

Survival: Part: standing remains

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