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Sites created between 1834 and 1867

  • England

    The cemetery is situated on a steeply sloping, three-hectare site overlooking the town. It was designed by JC Loudon, and consecrated on 30th January 1844.

  • England , Saighton, Chester

    Features of Abbey Gate College include formal gardens, hedges and parkland.

    Saighton Grange, plan by Inigo Triggs Saighton Grange, plan by Inigo Triggs

  • England , Evesham, Worcestershire

    Abbey Manor House is a 19th-century house in a landscape park, on the site of the mediaeval Battle of Evesham, which is commemorated by an obelisk.

  • England , Greater London

    Features of Abbey Mills include the listed pumping station and associated buildings, as well as lodges, gates and gate piers. The historic part of the site has opened for London Open House.

  • Scotland , Comrie

    The designed landscape at Aberuchill was laid out in the 19th century and has remained similar in layout since then. There is well-preserved parkland, a lime avenue with trees from an earlier layout, a shrubbery and a terraced walled garden. The structure of an early-20th-century rock garden survives on the banks of the Aberuchill Burn in the policies.

  • England , Stockport, Greater Manchester

    Abney Hall has a house with grounds and a small park. The site is bounded by a railway line to the north, Manchester Road to the west, open fields to the south and east with a second railway line to the south of the site. The house lies roughly to the centre of an irregularly-shaped site, with an entrance drive from Manchester Road across the small park. There are productive gardens to the east of the house, and a lake to the south. There is a slender tower with a spire in the garden which served as a ventilation shaft and may have been connected to the greenhouses.

  • England , Stoke Newington

    This was the first non-denominational garden cemetery in Europe. The buildings are by William Hosking. The planting, by George Loddiges, included an educational arboretum which still survives in part. The present (1990s) management as a nature reserve is in marked contrast with the highly ornamental, Gardenesque style of the mid-19th-century cemetery, where the only woodland planting was in the perimeter belts.

  • England , West Sussex

    The house is backed by woodland and surrounded by specimen trees. The main view is to the south giving a spectacular distant panorama of Chichester Harbour, the city of Chichester and the sea. Shorter views are south-east across the remnants of park and north-east to Walderton Down and Kingley Vale National Nature Reserve.

  • Scotland , Ayr

    The designed landscape at Ailsa Hospital was laid out as grounds for the then county lunatic asylum in the 1860s. The site has since been developed with the addition of villas in the 1890s and a hospital block in 1904.

  • England , Buckingham

    Akeley Wood School is housed in a late-19th-century country house and set in grounds which have been encroached upon by modern sports pitches and recreational facilities.

  • England , Oxford

    Albert Park is a mid-19th-century suburban park with formal and informal elements, laid out for the use of the residents of Abingdon as the centrepiece of an associated residential development. The park features a memorial to Albert, the Prince Consort, dating from 1864.

  • England , Middlesbrough

    Albert Park is a public park which has recently undergone a programme of restoration. Features include a boating lake, bowling green and bandstand. The site occupies about 29 hectares.

    Albert Park lakeside Albert Park lakeside

  • England , Muswell Hill

    A public park, now occupying 78 hectares, laid out by Alexander McKenzie and opened in 1873.

  • England , Greater Manchester

    Alexandra Park, Oldham, is a public park occupying 23 hectares close to the centre of Oldham. Opened in 1865, it was refurbished in 2004 and features a boating lake with boathouse, new fountains, paths and a conservatory.

    Lake, Alexandra Park, Oldham Lake, Alexandra Park, Oldham

  • England , London

    All Saints' Churchyard surrounds the church, and is now closed to burials. There are a number of historically significant tombs in the churchyard, which is well planted with trees, and has yews along the path to the north porch.

  • England , London

    At the entrance is a lych-gate, from where a lime avenue leads to the church. Among those buried here are Edmund Crosse and Thomas Blackwell, who built up the famous business that bears their name. To the south of Uxbridge Road All Saints' Churchyard Extension or New Cemetery was opened in 1884.

  • England , London

    The church is surrounded by a garden, bounded to the road by wooden fencing and holly hedge with a row of pleached lime trees. A crucifix stands in the garden at the junction of the roads.

  • England , Doddington

    Features of Alpha Cottage include topiary, a picket fence and bushy conifers.

  • Northern Ireland , Dunnamanagh

    Altinaghree Castle is a late-19th-century ruined house on an elevated site, standing above a terrace and bare parkland.

  • Northern Ireland , Belfast

    This is architect Thomas Jackson's own villa of 1864. There are mature trees, box-edged beds, a conservatory and a summerhouse.