Emmanuel College,Cambridge, North Court 3764

Cambridge, England, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge

Brief Description

Features of North Court garden include a sunken oval lawn and various tree species.

History

North Court garden was created in 1910.

Visitor Facilities

This site is part of a College. Please visit the website for more information. http://www.emma.cam.ac.uk/about/origins/

Detailed Description

The garden features a sunken oval lawn, three Columnar Hornbeams, a cedar of Lebanon, Manna Ash and a Paulownia tomentosa which in Japanese legend is the home of the Oriental Pheonix.
Features
  • Lawn
  • Description: Sunken oval lawn
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

This site is part of a College. Please visit the website for more information. http://www.emma.cam.ac.uk/about/origins/
History

Detailed History

The garden of North Court dates from the early part of the 20th century and is accessed via a tunnel from New Court.

Period

  • Early 20th Century (1901-1932)
References

Contributors

  • Cambridgeshire Gardens Trust