The Manor House, Great Eversden 4085

Great Eversden, England, Cambridgeshire, South Cambridgeshire

Brief Description

Features include an avenue, a moat and a bridge.

History

The Manor House was created in the 17th century as a private residence.

Detailed Description

There are 1.2 hectares of gardens approached through a short lime tree avenue over an outer moat, then over a bridge of the inner moat.

Around the Manor are flower, rose and vegetable gardens in rectangular divisions within the moated area.

Features
Tree Avenue, Moat, Rose Garden
Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Great Eversden
History

Detailed History

The present 17th-century moated Manor House was remodelled in the 18th century and stands on the site of an earlier house recorded along with a drawbridge in 1382.

Period

  • 18th Century
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