Cleeve Prior Manor House 842

Evesham, Wychavon, Worcestershire, England

Brief Description

Cleeve Prior Manor House has a garden of the 16th to the 18th centuries. Features include an 18th-century summerhouse, a double row of clipped yews and topiary yews representing the twelve apostles and the four evangelists.

History

The house was built in the late-16th century. The topiary may date from the 17th century. Until 1999 this site was listed Grade II on the English Heritage Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, but has since been deregistered.

Features
  • House (featured building)
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Summerhouse, Topiary
Access & Directions

Directions

Four miles north-east of Evesham via the B4085.
Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Cleeve Prior
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