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Brief description of site

The site has been recorded since 886 as part of Worcester Priory. The present house dates from 1689. Features of the garden include a lime avenue, traces of terraces, and a walled garden with a central ornamental lake.

Brief history of site

The site has been recorded since 886. The present layout dates from the late 17th century.

Location information:

Address: Alveston, nr Stratford upon Avon, CV37 7QL

Locality: Stratford upon Avon

Local Authorities:

Warwickshire; Stratford-on-Avon

Historical County: Worcestershire

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 151 Grid Ref: SP231568
Latitude: 52.2089 Longitude: -1.66337

Key information:

Form of site: formal

Context or principal building: house

Site Style : Baroque

Site first created: 0886

Main period of development: 17th century

Survival: Extant

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