Quernmore Park 5236

Lancaster, England, Lancashire, Lancaster

Brief Description

Features of Quernmore Park include an island pond, fishpond woodland and several lodges.

History

Quernmore Park was created in the late-16th century. Improvements to the house and grounds occurred in the 18th century. The estate is a private residence.

Detailed Description

Quernmore Park's landscape was designed in the late-18th century by Charles Gibson. Features include an island pond and a fishpond. There are also garden walls, several lodges and maintained woodland.
Features
  • Island
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  • Gate Lodge
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  • Fishpond
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  • Garden Wall
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  • Manor House (featured building)
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Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Quernmore
History

Detailed History

Quernmore Park was established in 1577. The house was remodelled in the mid-18th century. In 1793, Charles Gibson commissioned Thomas Harrison to design Quernmore Park's landscape. Currently, the estate is a private residence

Period

  • Late 18th Century
  • 18th Century