Manor Farm, Alconbury 5970

Alconbury, England, Cambridgeshire, Huntingdonshire

Brief Description

Features of Manor Farm include a late-17th-century brick wall, pleached lime trees and a garden.

History

Manor Farm was established in the early-17th century as a private residence.

Detailed Description

The garden, which lies to the south of the house, is surrounded by a fine late-17th-century brick wall. Immediately on the garden side of the wall is a row of pleached limes. The garden is subdivided into small enclosed spaces. On the north front of the house is a large Magnolia grandiflora.
Features
  • Garden Wall
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  • Pleached Trees
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  • House (featured building)
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Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Alconbury
History

Detailed History

This early-17th-century brick house lies to the south of the churchyard, with associated farm buildings to the east.
References

Contributors

  • Cambridgeshire Gardens Trust