Worsley Park, (also known as RHS Garden Bridgewater), Salford, Greater Manchester, England
Record Id: 6277
This site is NOT open to public.
Brief description of site
Worsley Park is an extensive area with long history incorporating one surviving medieval hall. There is also the site of a separate and later hall and numerous features and monuments.
The site has an extensive park with Middle Wood within its boundaries and a walled kitchen garden. There is a nursery to the south bounded by the Bridgewater Canal, which runs through the park and links with the Moss Canal running south. There are two lakes to the south of the New Hall, partly within the boundary of Middle Wood.
The grounds of Worsley Hall are now being developed as RHS Garden Bridgewater, which is due to open in 2019.
Address: Walkden Road, Worsley, M28 2GT
Locality: Salford, Greater Manchester
Greater Manchester; Salford; Worsley
Historical County: Lancashire
|OS Landranger Map Sheet Number:||109||Grid Ref:||SD741007|
Form of site: landscape park
Purpose of site: Ornamental
Context or principal building: house
Main period of development: 18th century
Site Size (Hectares): 117