Cholmondeley Castle, Whitchurch, Cheshire, England
Record Id: 799
Site is open to the public. Opening may be limited, please check Visitor Information for any restrictions.
Brief description of site
Cholmondeley Castle has a landscape park, woodland and lakes. There are also modern ornamental gardens. The site occupies about 240 hectares.
Brief history of site
The site was begun in the late-17th century. There were phases of redevelopment in the 19th and 20th centuries.
Address: Cholmondeley Castle Gardens, Malpas, Whitchurch, Cheshire, SY14 8AH, SY14 8AH
Locality: Whitchurch, Cheshire
Cheshire East; Cholmondeley
Historical County: Cheshire
|OS Landranger Map Sheet Number:||117||Grid Ref:||SJ 536 513|
West of the A49 and south of the A534, 10 kilometres north of Whitchurch.
Opening contact details:
Telephone 01 829 720383.
Please note that only the gardens are open to the public.
The site is suitable for visitors with restricted walking ability or who occasionally use a wheelchair.
There is a tearoom, picnic area and a gift and plant shop. There is also on-site parking, disabled parking and disabled toilets.
Form of site: landscape park
Purpose of site: Ornamental
Context or principal building: house
Site first created: After 1650
Main period of development: 18th century
Site Size (Hectares): 240