Dadbrook House 4486

Aylesbury, England, Buckinghamshire, Aylesbury Vale

Brief Description

Dadbrook House is an 18th-century manor house with modern formal gardens. These incorporate a 16th-century style knot garden, ha-ha flanked by mixed borders, topiary, small lake, walled kitchen garden and specimen trees.

History

The Georgian front wing of the house dates to 1785 but the rear of the house is thought to be older.The gardens were designed and restored in the late-20th century.

Visitor Facilities

The site is open by appointment in June and July. Please telephone 01844 290129.It is also open on selected days through the National Gardens Scheme.
Features
  • House (featured building)
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Knot Garden, Kitchen Garden, Ha-ha, Ornamental Lake, Topiary, Specimen Tree
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

The site is open by appointment in June and July. Please telephone 01844 290129.It is also open on selected days through the National Gardens Scheme.
Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Cuddington
History

Period

  • Late 18th Century