JCB Factory 7024

Rocester, England, Staffordshire, East Staffordshire

Brief Description

The site is a fine example of a 'factory in a landscape'. It includes contemporary sculptures and three lakes, situated opposite the village of Rocester and open to the public. Three estate workers are employed to maintain the area and feed the wild and ornamental fowl which are encouraged to breed there.

History

The landscape was made between 1960-1970 to designs by Hal Moggrige.

Visitor Facilities

Factory tours are available between Mondays and Thursdays for groups of 10 people or more.
Features
  • Sculpture
  • Description: The site includes contemporary sculptures.
  • Lake
  • Description: There are three lakes.
Factory
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

Factory tours are available between Mondays and Thursdays for groups of 10 people or more.
Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Rocester
Associated People
References

Contributors

  • Staffordshire Gardens and Parks Trust