Burrough Green Hall 4132

Burrough Green, East Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, England

Brief Description

Features of Burrough Green Hall include walled gardens, lawns, a pond and shrubbery.

History

Burrough Green Hall was created in the late-16th century as a private residence.

Detailed Description

Burrough Green Hall has a walled, sunken garden, lawns and a fruit garden. There is also a pond, shrubbery and a kitchen garden.
Features
  • Garden Wall
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  • Kitchen Garden
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  • Lawn
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  • Pond
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  • Shrubbery
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  • Manor House (featured building)
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Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Burrough Green
History

Detailed History

Burrough Green Hall was built around 1575, but incorporated part of an earlier timber framed house. In 1665, the house was so large that it contained 26 hearths. In the 1750s the house was described as a ‘handsome manor house surrounded by a large number of pine trees'.

Period

  • 16th Century
References

Contributors

  • Cambridgeshire Gardens Trust