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  • England , Coventry

    Packington Hall has a landscape park with lakes, occupying about 275 hectares, surrounding Packington Hall and Packington Old Hall. The park was landscaped by Lancelot Brown from 1751. The present house dates from the late-17th century with 18th-century alterations.

    Packington Hall, historic view Packington Hall, historic view

  • Northern Ireland , Kilkeel, County Down

    A house of about 1822 with a small conservatory. The present garden layout developed from the 1950s. There is a cultivated walled garden with glasshouses and a gardener's cottage.

  • England , Solihull

    Packwood House dates from the 16th century, and stands in grounds occupying about 43 hectares. The formal gardens, which date from the mid-17th and early-18th centuries, cover about 2 hectares and feature yew topiary. The gardens are surrounded by 19th-century parkland.

    Packwood House, Warwickshire. Sermon on the Mount Garden. Packwood House, Warwickshire. Sermon on the Mount Garden.

  • England , Kilburn

    Paddington Cemetery features paths in the shape of a horseshoe, two Gothic-style lodges, a war memorial, two chapels and a central belfry. There are bedding schemes, lawns, mature trees, wild flower areas and an apiary.

  • England , Greater London

    This is a remnant of the original village green with origins in the ancient villages of Paddington and Lillestone.

  • England , London

    The bandstand in the south-west corner dates from the original layout, and the Pavilion, built in 1888 was originally used as a refreshment pavilion and grandstand.

  • England , Greater London

    The burial ground was closed in 1814 when St John's Wood Burial Ground opened; it was laid out as a public recreation ground in 1885 and was opened in 1886 by Princess Louise. Most gravestones were removed although a fine C18th mausoleum in the south garden commemorates the wife of Richard Fitzpatrick.

  • England , Rochester

    The Paddock is a public park located in the centre of Chatham opposite the Town Hall. This Edwardian park is a typical example of Chatham Corporation’s early C20 civic activity in creating public open space. Features include a central path, a mature tree avenue and ornamental flower beds.

  • England , West Wratting

    Features include glasshouses, a potager and various alpine plants.

  • England , Sherbourne

    This is a 0.9 hectare site in central Sherborne, opened in 1906 for general public use.

  • England , Greater London

    Features of Page Green Common include a number of groups of seven trees, recalling the 'Seven Sisters' group which are thought to have been planted in the 14th century. Otherwise, the site is mostly laid to turf with some shrubs.

  • England , Bristol

    Page Park is an early-20th-century public park laid out to a formal design and bordered by evenly spaced trees. There is a clock tower shelter at the centre of the park, flowerbeds, a bowling green and a tennis court. This record was checked with South Gloucestershire Historic Monument Records Officer - June 2010.

    Page Park, Boat Planter Page Park, Boat Planter

  • England , Staple Hill

    This component area is the sensory garden at Page Park, Staple Hill. The garden was designed with the needs of different disabled groups in mind, and includes fragrant planting and a water feature with chimes. The garden was created using funds raised by the Friends of Page Park.

    Part/component of: Page Park, Staple Hill

    Page Park, Boat Planter Page Park, Boat Planter

  • England , Tydd St Giles

    Features of Paget Hall include a kitchen garden, a tree walk and paths.

  • England , London

    The cemetery is walled on two sides with gate piers and iron gates topped with fleur-de-lys and flanking railings, but its low brick boundary wall along Paines Lane has lost its railings. It is laid out with a simple layout of cruciform walks, with no chapel of lodge, and among its trees are yews and a pair of cedars.

  • England , Surrey

    Painshill has 18th-century landscaped pleasure grounds and a park. A lake is surrounded by a number of ornamental buildings, including a Gothic Temple, grotto, Mausoleum and Turkish Tent. Around 62 hectares survive from the original 86-hectare estate.

    Painshill Chinese Bridge Painshill Chinese Bridge

  • England , Gloucestershire

    This is an 18th-century garden with pool and woodland walks of around 4 hectares within parkland of around 25 hectares. The gardens were originally associated with Painswick House but are now separate.

    Painswick Rococo Garden, herbaceous border, grass walk and metal arch Painswick Rococo Garden, herbaceous border, grass walk and metal arch

  • England , Southampton

    Palace House and its garden occupy the south-west corner of the site of Bishop's Waltham Palace. It is now a private house with a recently-redesigned rose garden.

    Part/component of: Bishops Waltham Palace

  • England , Greater London

    A number of the trees and shrubs as well as part of the path system date from the original garden with specimen trees including evergreen oak, Swedish whitebeam and conifer now overlaid by native tree and regenerated native plant material. The pond has good aquatic planting, with a meadow near the entrance. The small park is off a tree-lined road with wide grass verges, itself an important survival of earlier landscaping.

  • Northern Ireland , Armagh

    A walled demesne for the archbishop's house of 1770. Features include a 13th-century friary, mature parkland, exotic trees, a 1990 renovated ornamental garden and an obelisk. Part of the site is in use as a golf course.