Thorngrove 3247

Malvern Hills, Worcestershire, England

Brief Description

Thorngrove is an 18th-century house on an ancient site. It is set in a landscape park. The property was owned by Lucien Bonaparte from 1810 to 1814. Features include extensive lawns, a serpentine lake, an observatory, orchards and parkland.

History

The present house replaces earlier houses on the site beginning in the 16th century. Lucien Bonaparte lived here from 1810 to 1814.

Features
Lake, Ornamental Bridge, Orchard, Gate Lodge, Drive
Access & Directions

Directions

Four miles north-west of Worcester via the A443 and a minor road.
Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Grimley
History

Period

  • 18th Century
Associated People

Just one person associated to Thorngrove

References