Lower Soughton Hall 2160

Northup, Wales

Brief Description

There is a mid-20th-century garden layout and planting by Dame Sylvia Crowe and Raymond Cutbush at Lower Soughton Hall. The garden has formal and informal features and includes herbaceous borders, yew hedges and island beds with mixed planting.


Originally in the Conway family, Lower Soughton Hall passed by marriage to the Howards of St Asaph, in whose hands it stayed until the early-20th century. In the mid-20th century the Gray family commissioned Sylvia Crowe to redesign the gardens.

  • House (featured building)
  • Description: An Elizabethan house which underwent a major remodelling in 1865-66.
  • Bath House
  • Description: The inscription on the bath house reads 'EML' for Edward Lewis who lived at Lower Soughton Hall and was related to the Conway family.
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  • Hedge
  • Description: Yew hedges.
Herbaceous Border, Island Bed
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