Glebe House, Melbourn 5654

Melbourn, England, Cambridgeshire, South Cambridgeshire

Brief Description

Features of Glebe House include a pond, orchard and lawns.

History

The present Glebe House and gardens were created in the mid-20th century.

Detailed Description

An 1834 map by Cocket and Nash, Royston surveyors, shows watercourses, gates, garden and layout with two lawns to the south, a pond and an orchard. The present house has a walled garden with a central lawn surrounded by roses and a lawn with fruit trees enclosed by a fence.
Features
  • Lawn
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  • Orchard
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  • Pond
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  • Garden Wall
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Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Melbourn
History

Detailed History

This 1964 stuccoed brick house stands on the site of an ancient Vicarage.
References

Contributors

  • Cambridgeshire Gardens Trust