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  • England , Newbury

    The park is within an area of Particular Landscape Importance in the BDB Local Plan, forming a buffer to the N Wessex Downs AONB which lies about 1½ miles to the south. After World War 2 the estate became run down and in the 1990s approval was sought to demolish and rebuild. The present house is a large 2 storey modern brick building, overlooking the parkland.

  • 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.

  • Wales , Llanybydder

    This is the kitchen garden at Alltyrodyn. At the south end it has a walled flower garden and along the western wall is a five-sided orangery.

    Part/component of: Alltyrodyn

  • England , Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire

    Astwood Grange comprises of a 17th-century farmhouse and two smaller cottages. The brick wing was added during the 1800s. The estate is used for agriculture.

  • Scotland , Heronsford

    Auchenflower sits in an elevated position overlooking the valley of the Water of Tig. A designed landscape with a walled park was laid out during the 18th century. In the mid-19th century the house stood among sprawling plantations.

  • Scotland , Barr

    A designed landscape of tree-lined parks and planting was laid out at Balcletchie in the second half of the 18th century, but this declined after the mid-19th century. The hills around Balcletchie and the Penwhapple Reservoir are now the site of a wind farm.

  • Scotland , Girvan

    Fragments of broad woodland strips survive at Balkeachy, planted during the first half of the 19th century. The layout consisted of a long axial strip running north-south, with other strips at right angles to it. The character and period of the layout are similar to that at another site, Tormitchell, and it is possible that both sites were experimental plantation landscapes.

  • England , Bickerstaffe, near Skelmersdale

    Bickerstaffe Hall is a Georgian house and grounds with a private garden and a small, tree-fringed lake.

  • England , Oundle

    This is the site of a medieval deer park which lay around and to the south-east of the current Biggin Hall. Sections of medieval boundary bank survive with traces of associated ditches.

  • England , Kettering

    This is currently an agricultural landscape, but was formerly a medieval deer park. Some sections of the bank and ditch earthworks associated with the original park pale survive. The current layout of small fields is a rare survival of the basic structure of the layout of the first enclosures, although much subdivided.

  • England , Kettering

    This site is a former deer park and currently an agricultural landscape. There are surviving sections of the park boundary bank. The site includes Brake Hill Farmhouse, an early 18th-century house, with later alterations, that was probably originally a park lodge.

  • England , Farnham

    The site has two small new gardens. The earliest was designed by John Coke and Marina Christopher in co-operation with Piet Oudolf. This was created from an old farmyard. Currently, this is the only pure example of continental 'naturalistic' style, making heavy use of grasses in association with perennials selected for an extended season of interest. More recently another area was designed by Christopher Bradley-Hole in minimalist style. This features grid gravel paths bisecting a chequerboard of naturalistically planted raised squares edged in rusted steel.

  • England , East Sussex

    The site has a farmhouse dating from 1600, surrounded by grounds. Features include an ornamental pond.

  • England , Aylesbury

    Chilton Park consists of large area of enclosed unlandscaped pasture land with the timber-framed Chilton Park Farm acting as lodge for the park.

  • Wales , Pembrokeshire

    Coedcanlas has the earthworks of an elaborate garden dating from the late-17th century.

  • Wales , Abergavenny

    The park was landscaped from the mid-18th century. The gardens include 16th- or 17th-century terracing and 18th- and 19th-century pleasure grounds and formal gardens. The house no longer remains.

  • Wales , Vale of Glamorgan

    There were a number of market gardens in the town of Cowbridge.

    Part/component of: Cowbridge

  • Scotland , Glasgow

    The site at Craigbarnet retains woodland belts that are a significant feature of the local scenery, and parkland areas now serving as pasture. The 18th-century mansion no longer stands but a farm remains, converted from the original stables.

  • England , Hayward's Heath

    The current state of the kitchen garden is unknown. It was not shown on a map of 1809, and is therefore likely to date from the Victorian period.

    Part/component of: Cuckfield Park

  • Scotland , Kilmarnock

    Situated just north of the River Ayr, the earliest planting at Dalgain dates from the late-17th century. By the mid-19th century there was considerable further planting of mixed coniferous and deciduous woodland.