Bruntwood, Stockport, Greater Manchester, England
Record Id: 6311
Site is open to the public. Opening may be limited, please check Visitor Information for any restrictions.
Brief description of site
Bruntwood has a hall with grounds to the south of Wilmslow Road. Bruntwood Lane was to the east, an open field to the south, with a brook feeding two lakes to the western boundary of the site.
There was a path system and pleasure ground to the south of the house, and a productive garden to the north-east corner of the site.
Brief history of site
The house was built in 1861 and landscaped gardens were developed at that time. Between 1944 and 1959 the hall was used as a town hall and the gardens were open to the public.
Address: Bruntwood Lane, Cheadle, SK8 1HX
Locality: Stockport, Greater Manchester
Greater Manchester; Stockport; Cheadle Hulme North
Historical County: Cheshire
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Form of site: public park
Purpose of site: urban park
Context or principal building: parks, gardens and urban spaces
Site first created: 1861
Main period of development: Mid 19th century
Site Size (Hectares): 15