Alwalton Hall 6251

Alwalton, England, Cambridgeshire, Huntingdonshire

Brief Description

Features of Alwalton Hall include a lodge, a tree lined drive and herbaceous borders.

History

Alwalton Hall was created in the mid-19th century.

Detailed Description

Lynch Drive was planted in the picturesque manner and passed a farm house and lodge built from fragments from the demolished 17th-century Dryden Lodge at nearby Chesterton. Recent owners have sold off building plots in the grounds. The house is approached by a tree lined circular drive and to the west are fine trees-cedar and plane-with herbaceous borders.
Features
  • Drive
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  • Gate Lodge
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  • Herbaceous Border
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  • Hall (featured building)
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Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Alwalton
History

Detailed History

Used as the Dower House by members of the Fitzwilliam family at Milton Hall this mid-19th-century house was reached from Milton along the Lynch Drive planted in the early-19th century.

Period

  • Mid 19th Century
References

Contributors

  • Cambridgeshire Gardens Trust