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Part/component area of: Wimpole Hall

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Brief description of site

Features of the park include wide avenues lined with specimen trees, lakes with islands, tree clumps and a water garden.

Brief history of site

The Park at Wimpole Hall was created in 1302.

Location information:

Address: Arrington, Royston, SG8 0BW

Locality: Cambridge

Local Authorities:

Cambridgeshire; South Cambridgeshire; Wimpole

Historical County: Cambridgeshire

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 154 Grid Ref: TL335505
Latitude: 52.1367 Longitude: -0.0508033

Key information:

Form of site: park

Purpose of site: Ornamental

Site first created: 1302

Main period of development: 13th century

Survival: Extant

Site Size (Hectares): 208

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