The Manor House, Hinton St Mary 3870

Hinton St Mary, England, Dorset, North Dorset

Brief Description

The garden was laid out in the late-19th century. Despite some alterations, the basic layout is much as it was in 1902.

History

The garden was laid out between 1888 and 1902.

Detailed Description

The garden is enhanced by its setting, which includes a church, tithe barn (now used as a theatre), shelter belt and avenue of beeches leading from the front gates.
Features
  • Tree Avenue
  • Description: There is an avenue of beeches leading from the front gates.
Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Sturminster
History

Detailed History

The garden was laid out between 1888 and 1902, with some alterations and improvements between 1927 and 1929. There were also improvements and replanting in the late-20th century, but these have left the basic layout of 1902 unchanged.
References

References

Contributors

  • William Gueterbock

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  • Dorset Gardens Trust

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