Duxbury Park 5424

Chorley, Chorley, Lancashire, England

Brief Description

Features of Duxbury Park include a fishpond, a formal garden and woodland plantations.

History

Duxbury Park was established in the late-18th century as a private home. In the late-20th century, the Park was converted into a golf course.

Detailed Description

Duxbury Park had a fish pond, woodland plantations and a formal garden. There are now public walks that weave through the grounds.
Features
  • Fishpond
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  • Plantation
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  • Manor House (featured building)
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  • Walk
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Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Heath Charnock
History

Detailed History

Duxbury Park was created in the late-18th century as a private residence. In 1986 the Hall was boarded up and the extensive park was converted into a golf course. There is a large car park located some distance away from the Hall.

Period

  • Late 18th Century
References

Contributors

  • E. Bennis and J. Dyke