Denzell Gardens, (also known as Denzil Gardens and Denzill Gardens), Trafford, Greater Manchester, England
Record Id: 6456
Site is open to the public. Opening may be limited, please check Visitor Information for any restrictions.
Brief description of site
Denzell Gardens is a public park developed on a site formerly occupied by two small detached houses with wooded
grounds. The site contains the Hardman Arboretum named after the Council's Arboricultural Officer (who died in 1980). There are specimen trees and a sunken garden, pond and tennis courts.
Brief history of site
The gardens were laid out in the early-20th century, and came into municipal ownership after 1936.
Address: Dunham Road, Bowdon, WA14 4QG
Locality: Trafford, Greater Manchester
Greater Manchester; Trafford; Bowdon
Historical County: Cheshire
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Opening contact details:
This is a municipal site for general public use. Please see:
Form of site: public park
Purpose of site: ornamental garden
Context or principal building: parks, gardens and urban spaces
Site first created: 1900 to 1936
Main period of development: Early 20th century
Site Size (Hectares): 4