Chirk Castle, Llangollen, Wales
Record Id: 797
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Brief description of site
Features at Chirk Castle include terraced and informal gardens around the castle, with structural remains from the medieval period onwards.
Brief history of site
Chirk Castle's landscape park had its origins as a small 14th-century deer park. William Emes worked on the park in the late-18th century, sweeping away a baroque layout of formal gardens and avenues.
Address: Chirk Castle, Wrexham , LL14 5AF
Historical County: Denbighshire
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Form of site: country estate
Purpose of site: Ornamental
Context or principal building: castle
Main period of development: Early 18th century