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  • England , Abberton, Pershore, Worcestershire

    Abberton Hall is a 17th-century house in a park. In 1924 it was described as 'standing high in a fine park'. Around 1937 a garden loggia was decorated with frescoes by Benjamin Gibbon.

  • England , Abbey Dore, Herefordshire

    A Georgian house remodelled in the late 19th century. Two Wellingtonias and other vestiges of the Victorian shrubberies survive in the garden today. Since 1968 the mature gardens have been redesigned to provide the framework for a modern garden with an emphasis upon herbaceous plants.

  • Northern Ireland

    This is a walled town garden of a house dating from around 1760. There is an intensively-cultivated ornamental and productive garden, and a glasshouse.

  • England , Cambridge

    Abbey House and its garden were built in the late-16th and early-17th centuries on the site of Barnwell Priory, dissolved in 1550. Much of the original stonework from the priory was incorporated into the garden features.

  • England , Great Malvern, Worcestershire

    Abbey House in Great Malvern was a house rebuilt around 1600 which stood next to the Priory church. In the 17th century the house had a large formal garden. The house and garden were used by visitors to the spa in the early 19th century, when the garden was illustrated in advertisements. It was replaced in 1848 by the Abbey Hotel.

  • England , North Yorkshire

    Abbey House has associated gardens which have recently been restored following a grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund. The house over looks Whitby Abbey ruins.

    Abbey House, Whitby Abbey House, Whitby

  • 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 , Lancaster

    Abbeystead House's landscape consists of formal and woodland gardens. Features include lawns, a terrace garden, a wooded drive and a formal garden.

  • England , Aylesbury

    The grounds of a 19th-century manor house containing a large lake with a vantage point over Aylesbury Vale, and a 19th-century icehouse.

  • England , Swaffham Bulbeck

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

  • Scotland , Galashiels

    The early-19th-century house at Abbotsford is set on steep grass terraces overlooking the River Tweed. There are three courtyard gardens attached to it. One is a sloping walled garden, with wide herbaceous borders and a gothic conservatory. There is surviving early-19th-century parkland and woodland on the estate.

    Abbotsford, Melrose, Scotland. (1995) Screen. Abbotsford, Melrose, Scotland. (1995) Screen.

  • England , Abbots Leigh

    Abbot's Leigh House is a 20th century garden planted with specimen trees and shrubs. There is a terrace behind the house dating to around 1840. The rose garden was laid out in 1937. There is also a 20th-century pond.

  • England , Huntingdon

    Abbots Ripton Hall has pleasure grounds and ornamental gardens, extensively developed from the late-1950s, on the site of 19th-century and earlier features. The property covers about 22 hectares, with gardens of about 2.2 hectares, and a lake of approximately 2.2 hectares.

  • England , Horningsea

    A 'Plantswoman's' garden extending to 0.4 of a hectare on the banks of the River Cam. The garden has recently been extended and features a spring with a natural pond and a range of unusual plants.

  • England , Gloucestershire

    Abbotswood is a late-19th-century park of around 55 hectares with early-20th-century formal and woodland gardens of 4 hectares. The terraced lawn and fountain were created by Lutyens. The site has occasional open days under the National Gardens Scheme.

    Part/component of: Lower Swell Park

  • Scotland , Crieff

    The structure of the late-18th-century and early-19th-century designed landscape at Abercairny remains largely intact. There is parkland with specimen trees, a re-stocked early-19th-century flower garden and a mid-19th-century arboretum. Statuary and other ornamentation is a feature of the gardens.

  • Wales , Brecon

    The essential layout of the late-17th-century gardens at Abercynrig survives. There are formal walled garden enclosures typical of the period, formal and informal ponds, and water channels. The current planting dates largely from the early-20th century.

  • Northern Ireland , Londonderry

    This site consists of ornamental planted grounds on a steep slope associated with an 1873 town house.

  • Wales , Abergavenny

    The picturesque ruins of Abergavenny Castle are landscaped with 19th-century walks overlooking the Usk valley. In the late-19th century there were further garden developments and the castle walls were embellished with gazebos. All that remains of this phase is a level lawn and a raised rockery.

    Abergavenny Castle Abergavenny Castle

  • Wales , Llangathen

    After an extended period of neglect the house and gardens were taken over by a restoration trust in the 1990s, highly publicised, excavated and extensively restored using modern designers including Penelope Hobhouse and Hal Moggridge.

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