Kingston Russell House 3857

Dorchester, England, Dorset, West Dorset

Brief Description

Kingston Russell House has an 18th- and 19th-century parkland setting, along with 20th-century formal gardens.

Detailed Description

There is a combination of evidence of an early formal landscape and the interest of an association with the Russell family. There is also a group value of the house with its Edwardian gardens.
Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Long Bredy
History

Detailed History

Kingston Russell House has an 18th- and 19th-century parkland setting.There are also early-20th century formal gardens by Philip Tilman, laid out around an 18th-century house. There is documentary evidence of extensive 18th-century formal gardens of the Russell family.

Period

  • 18th Century
References

References

Contributors

  • William Gueterbock

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  • Dorset Gardens Trust

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