Marsden Park 5377

Nelson, England, Lancashire, Pendle

Brief Description

Features of Marsden Park include a fishpond, pseudo Roman baths and a small lake.

History

Marsden Park was established in the mid-16th century as a private residence.

Detailed Description

Marsden Park has a fishpond and a wooded stream. Within the gardens there are sculptures, a sundial, stonework, a small lake and pseudo Roman baths.
Features
  • Sundial
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  • Sculpture
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  • Fishpond
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  • Ornamental Lake
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  • Manor House (featured building)
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History

Detailed History

Marsden Park was created in 1560 by the Walton family. The house was extended in 1740 and the gardens were designed in 1841.

Period

  • Victorian (1837-1901)