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  • England , Alberbury, Shropshire

    In the 16th century, a strip of land on the bank of the Severn near White Abbey was known as Abbey Park. The park has now been lost.

  • England , Tamworth

    The grounds of Amington Hall include pleasure grounds and parkland, a walled kitchen garden and the remains of a yew maze in the woods. The house has been subdivided into flats.

  • England , South Oxfordshire

    This site includes well-preserved earthwork traces and historic garden buildings relating to 16th- and 17th-century parkland.

  • 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 , Maybole

    The late 16th-century Baltersan Castle is now a ruined shell with no remaining planting. It is recorded as having gardens, orchards, parkland and woodland in the 17th century but was abandoned by the mid-18th century. The current owner has negotiated a Historic Scotland grant package for the next purchaser to restore the castle and plant new gardens, including an orchard.

  • England , Slough

    The mansion house at Bangors Park is set in parkland.

  • England , near Whitchurch, Shropshire

    The site of Blakemere is represented by a roughly square, dry, moat adjoining Blakemere pool. The original deer park is now agricultural land.

  • England , Shropshire

    The current Blodwell Hall was the service block of a much larger house and gardens of the early-18th century. The house and grounds are now mostly lost. Offa's Dyke runs through the property. A summerhouse of 1718 still stands.

  • 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.

  • Northern Ireland , Lurgan

    This is a demesne for a house partly of the 17th century. The park of 7.2 hectares, with mature oak trees, is used for cattle grazing, and provides a good view to the south.

  • England , Leighton Buzzard

    This record refers to lost gardens relating to a 17th-century manor house.

  • England , Milton Keynes

    The site has a series of stepped ponds.

  • 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.

  • England , Leighton Buzzard

    Crafton is a small hilltop hamlet on the site of an 11th-century deserted medieval village.

  • England , Northamptonshire

    Cranford Hall is an early-18th-century mansion set in landscape parkland through which runs the river Cran. A pleasure garden of around one hectare lies east of the house. A 15th-century circular dovecote stands to the west of the mansion with 18th-century stables to the east. There is a walled kitchen garden and an 18th-century road bridge over the small river Cran. A foot bridge in the parkland is known locally as the Jubilee bridge.

  • England , Newport Pagnell

    The mansion at Crawley Grange is set in 16 hectares (40 acres) of 18th-century pleasure grounds with a walled kitchen garden and modern tennis court.

  • 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.

  • England , Beaconsfield

    Dean Farm is a 12th-century farmstead set in a 17th-century Quaker village.

  • England , Newport Pagnell

    Dovecote Farm is a 17th-century farm house with a dovecote and 24 hectares (60 acres) of land.

  • England , Aylesbury

    Drayton Lodge is an 18th-century red brick manor house standing in a 28-hectare park.