Broughton Hall, Market Drayton 6986

Stoke-on-Trent, England, Staffordshire, Stafford

Brief Description

The timber-framed hall (1637) remained in the Broughton family until the 20th century. The house is now surrounded by Victorian shrubberies and has a 1930s recreated knot garden. The walled garden remains partly in use, but the walls and wrought iron gates are deteriorating.

Features
  • Hall (featured building)
  • Description: Impressive large timber framed hall built in 1637 for Thomas Broughton. It remained in the same family until the 20th century when alterations were made.
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  • Shrubbery
  • Description: The house is now surrounded by Victorian shrubberies.
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  • Knot Garden
  • Description: A 1930s recreated knot garden.
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  • Kitchen Garden
  • Description: The walled garden is partly in use but the walls are deteriorating.
  • Gate
  • Description: The wrought iron gates to the kitchen garden are deteriorating.
Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Eccleshall
Contact

Telephone

01793 445050

Official Website

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Owners

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    Contributors

    • Staffordshire Gardens and Parks Trust