Mere Hall, Hanbury 2269

Droitwich, England, Worcestershire, Wychavon

Brief Description

Mere Hall is a 16th-century half-timbered house in a formal garden setting of the 17th- or early-18th century. Features include the walls, gates and piers of around 1700, a fishpond and avenues of trees. The park overlies a medieval deer park.

History

The first house was built in the 14th century, when the deer park was probably also established. The present house was built in 1610-11. Some garden features were added around 1700.

Features
  • House (featured building)
  • Earliest Date:
  • Latest Date:
Garden Wall, Gate, Gate Piers, Fishpond, Tree Avenue
Access & Directions

Directions

Three miles east of Droitwich via the B4090 and a minor road.
Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Hanbury
History

Period

  • Tudor (1485-1603)
References

References

Contributors

  • E. Dean Butler

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