Allerton Park, (also known as Thornville Royal), Knaresborough, England
Record Id: 76
Site is open to the public. Opening may be limited, please check Visitor Information for any restrictions.
Brief description of site
Allerton Park has a landscape park which is associated with a country house. Other features include terraced gardens and a kitchen garden.
Brief history of site
A new house was built and the park was enlarged during the 1720s. It was reworked further during the 1770s. The terraced gardens date from the mid-19th century.
Address: Knaresborough, North Yorkshire, HG5 0SE
North Yorkshire; Harrogate; Allerton
Historical County: West Riding of Yorkshire
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Opening contact details:
The site is open on some weekends throughout the summer. Telephone 01423 330927 for further details.
Form of site: landscape park
Purpose of site: Ornamental
Context or principal building: house
Site first created: 1720 to 1729
Main period of development: Early 18th century
Site Size (Hectares): 212