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Old Warden Park, Swiss Garden 3201

Introduction

Situated within Old Warden Park, the Swiss Garden covers about 9 hectares and includes thatched cottages, ponds and an ornamental bridge.

Visitor Facilities

Visitor centre. Restaurant. Disabled access. Dogs are not allowed in the garden, but are allowed in Old Warden Park on the lead.

More detailed information about this site, taken from the English Heritage Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest, is available within the master record entitled Old Warden Park.

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Features

Style

  • Swiss-Style Garden
  • Pond
  • Description: There are two ponds.
  • Swiss Chalet (featured building)
  • Earliest Date:
  • Latest Date:
  • Garden Building
  • Description: Thatched tree shelter.
  • Pavilion
  • Description: Indian pavilion.
Ornamental Bridge, Vase, Walk, Pulhamite, Grotto, Fernery [glasshouse]
Visitor Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

The site is open every day from 9.30 am. Please see: http://www.shuttleworth.org/opening_times.asp

Directions

The site is signposted from the A1 or A600. Nearest station - Biggleswade.
Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Old Warden
Designations
  • The National Heritage List for England: Register of Parks and Gardens
  • Reference: GD1445-2
  • Grade: II*
Associated People
References

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