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Sites created between 1700 and 1733

  • England , Swaffham Bulbeck

    Features of The Abbey include a lawn, a large meadow and earthworks.

  • England , Macclesfield, Cheshire

    Adlington Hall has a landscape park and woodlands of around 65 hectares. It was created in the 18th century and has a small 20th-century garden. The garden once included many follies and other garden buildings but only a few have survived into the 21st century. These include: Diana's Temple, a square summer house and a shell cottage. The site is now used for corporate events and weddings.

  • England , Macclesfield, Cheshire

    Alderley Park is largely farmed but the original woods and tree clumps have survived. The park was originally a deer park with tree avenues and a serpentine lake. Other features included a kitchen garden and a water garden dating to around 1820. The house was demolished during the 20th century and is now occupied by a pharmaceutical company which has made some late 20th century alterations.

  • England , Alfreton

    Alfreton Hall is an 18th-century house with later alterations. The surrounding parklands and gardens date from the mid-18th century onwards. There are residual remains of 19th-century kitchen gardens. The house itself is now in use as a restaurant, conference and wedding venue.

  • England , Knaresborough

    Allerton Park has a landscape park which is associated with a country house. Other features include terraced gardens and a kitchen garden.

    Allerton Park, Ordnance Survey map Allerton Park, Ordnance Survey map

  • Scotland , Stirling

    All that remains of the designed landscape at Alloa House is the gatepiers on Broad Street and a section of lime avenue leading down to the estuary. The house no longer stands.

  • England , Caradon

    Antony has late 18th-century gardens of 30 hectares, which were extensively replanted in the 20th century. The gardens lie within a larger estate of park, woodland and agricultural land. The estate is now in divided ownership, the house and about 12 hectares of the gardens belonging to the National Trust.

    Antony, Cornwall - Knot Garden Antony, Cornwall - Knot Garden

  • Northern Ireland , Antrim

    Antrim Castle was built in phases from 1610 to 1662, remodelled in the early-19th century and destroyed by fire in 1922. Its ruins were demolished in 1970. The grounds were laid out at the beginning of the 18th century in the baroque style. Features include formal canals with clipped lime and hornbeam hedges, a round pond in a wooded wilderness, the mediaeval castle motte remodelled as a mount with a spiral yew walk, and the Deer Park Bridge. A large parterre has been laid out in recent years, and further conservation work is in progress.

  • England , Isle of Wight

    Appuldurcombe has the remnants of an 18th-century landscape park. At its most extensive the park covered around 100 hectares, but is now in divided use and ownership. Features include an icehouse, four gate lodges and a ruined obelisk.

    Appuldurcombe House Appuldurcombe House

  • Northern Ireland , Clough

    The site has an 18th-century house, formerly called Belville, with mature trees. There was a 19th-century house and ornamental garden on the site, also called Ardilea, but both are now gone.

  • England , Stourport

    Areley Hall is the 18th-century manor house of Areley Kings. Features include a small park and a lodge.

  • England , Stourport

    The garden at Areley Rectory includes a two-storey summerhouse or gazebo built for the Reverend Richard Vernon in 1728.

  • England , Ettington, Warwickshire

    A mid-17th century manor house with associated gardens. Features include a lawned forecourt enclosed by walls, pleasure grounds, orchards and a bee garden.

  • Wales , Cowbridge

    Ash Hall is an early-18th-century house set within a park of the same date. The formal gardens of the early period were opened out in the later 18th century. Features include a kitchen garden, water garden (disused) and rose garden.

    Ash Hall in its setting Ash Hall in its setting

  • England , Richmond

    Aske Hall has an associated landscape park and pleasure grounds. Lancelot Brown was consulted in the layout of the park. The Hall is open to the public only very occasionally. Please see the website for further details:

    Aske Hall Aske Hall

  • England , Shifnal, near Telford, Shropshire

    Aston Hall has an associated landscape park.

  • England , Atherton

    Atherton Hall has an 18th-century landscaped park to the south of Langley Platt Lane. Atherton Wood and Bedford or Hough Wood are part of the boundary plantations. Atherton Lake, which survived until the 19th century, was around 1 kilometre long and was spanned by a three arch stone bridge. This was known as the Lions Bridge from the stone lions on pedestals at intervals along the bridge. The lake has now dried up and the bridge has fallen down. Bedford or Hough Wood was presented to Leigh by Lord Lilford in 1914 and became Lilford Park.

  • England , Shrewsbury, Shropshire

    Attingham Park has a landscape park, deer park and woodland of around 200 hectares. The park encloses gardens around the hall. There is also a Home Farm run by National Trust tenants.

    Attingham Park, Shropshire. Tern Bridge. Attingham Park, Shropshire. Tern Bridge.

  • Scotland , Ayr

    The designed landscape at Auchincruive retains its informal 19th-century structure and is now the setting for an agricultural college. As well as parkland and woodland there are well-maintained ornamental gardens and a terraced walled garden.

  • England

    Austen House is a house of about 1700 with 18th-century gatepiers and walls. There is a kitchen garden.