Alwalton Manor House 6254

Alwalton, England, Cambridgeshire, Huntingdonshire

Brief Description

Features of Alwalton Manor House include a divided garden, separated by yew and beech hedges, and a woodland walk.

History

Alwalton Manor House was created in the 17th century as a private residence.

Detailed Description

Overlooking the flood meadows of the River Nene, the garden is divided into a series of garden rooms by trimmed yew and beech hedges. The use of box hedging is particularly good here. To the north a woodland walk is being planted with extensive views over the Nene valley to Castor.
Features
  • Walk
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  • Hedge
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  • Manor House (featured building)
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Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Alwalton
History

Detailed History

The 17th-century manor house is situated to the north of the village and is approached through a large court of fine farm barns.
References

Contributors

  • Cambridgeshire Gardens Trust