Hilton Park, Prestwich (also known as Prestwich Golf Club)6112

Bury, Greater Manchester, England, Greater Manchester

Brief Description

Hilton House has grounds bounded by Hilton Lane to the west and Barnfield to the north, with open fields to the south. This is an irregular site, with the house in a roughly central position. There is a path system leading to probable productive garden to the south. The house has been demolished but part of the grounds, together with those of the neighbouring houses may survive on the edges of the Hilton Park Golf Course.

History

The area was being developed by the l890s, with detached houses in their own grounds. By 1895 the area had become known as Hilton Park.

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Contributors

  • Lancashire Gardens Trust

  • Greater Manchester Archaeological Unit