Cornwell Manor, Charlbury, England
Record Id: 929
This site is NOT open to public.
Brief description of site
Cornwell Manor has formal and landscape gardens dating largely from the 18th century, enclosed by a landscape park. There is a formal water garden, created in 1939 by Clough Williams Ellis.
Brief history of site
Much of the house dates from the 16th and early-17th centuries. A small park had been laid out by the late-18th century, and was extended during the 19th century. Clough Williams-Ellis was employed between 1937 and 1939 to restore the house and village buildings and add various garden features.
Address: Cornwell Manor, Cornwell, Oxfordshire, OX7 6TT
Oxfordshire; West Oxfordshire; Cornwell
Historical County: Oxfordshire
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Form of site: landscape park
Purpose of site: Ornamental
Context or principal building: manor house
Site first created: After 1500
Main period of development: 18th century
Site Size (Hectares): 33