Swinton Park, Masham, Formal Gardens 3875

Ripon, England, North Yorkshire, Harrogate

Brief Description

The Formal Garden originally lay to the east of the castle. It was cleared when Swinton Park was redesigned.

History

The Formal Gardens were laid out in 1699 to a design by George London. The fountain was added in the early-18th century. The garden was cleared away when William Danby I made alterations to Swinton Park in the 1760s.

Visitor Facilities

Open by appointment only. Visit www.swintonpark.com/events/hotelevents.html for further details.
Features

Style

  • Formal Garden
Ornamental Fountain
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

Open by appointment only. Visit www.swintonpark.com/events/hotelevents.html for further details.
Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Swinton with
Associated People

People associated to Swinton Park, Masham, Formal Gardens