Great Chishill Hall 5652

Great Chishill, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, England

Brief Description

Features of Great Chishill Hall include a walled kitchen garden, paths and a lawn.

History

Great Chishill Hall was created in the mid-19th century as a private residence.

Detailed Description

The semi-circular drive to the north-east passes through fine deciduous trees. This garden is enclosed by flint walls and ornamental wrought iron railings with a claire-voie in the centre. The garden has a lawn bordered by small island flower beds. There is a walled kitchen garden and a formal orchard with crossing paths and two small outbuildings. There are fine views of woodlands in Essex from the garden.
Features
  • Kitchen Garden
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  • Lawn
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  • Garden Wall
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  • Path
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  • Island Bed
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  • Orchard
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  • Manor House (featured building)
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History

Detailed History

The mid-19th-century Hall is built of gault brick, with red brick and flint in the rear elevations and stands to the south-east of the village.

Period

  • Mid 19th Century
References

Contributors

  • Cambridgeshire Gardens Trust