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Brief description of site

Features of Alconbury House include shrubberies, a wooded parkland, fine yew trees, a pavilion and extensive lawns.

Brief history of site

Alconbury House was established in the late-18th century as a private residence for Sir Peter Burnell.

Location information:

Address: Alconbury, Hinchingbrooke, PE28 4WD

Locality: Alconbury

Local Authorities:

Cambridgeshire; Huntingdonshire; Alconbury

Historical County: Cambridgeshire

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: Grid Ref: TL195758
Latitude: 52.3672 Longitude: -0.246309

Key information:

Form of site: garden

Purpose of site: Ornamental

Context or principal building: house

Site first created: 1775 to 1799

Main period of development: Late 18th century

Survival: Extant

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