Manor House, Harston 5639

Harston, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, England

Brief Description

Features include a drive, an island, lawn and sunken flower beds.

History

Manor House was created in the early-19th century.

Detailed Description

Access to this early-19th-century house is from the village street, near the church, through a pillarded gateway and a drive lined with mature trees.

The extensive west garden has lawns with a pair of sunken flower beds along the River Cam walk and a perimeter path with large specimens of clipped box. There are oblique views to a mill. The main view from the house is across an elegant footbridge which leads to a large circular island with perimeter trees and lawn, the site of a medieval manor house.

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Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Harston
History

Detailed History

Manor House was created in the early-19th century as a private residence.
References

Contributors

  • Cambridgeshire Gardens Trust