Turton Tower 5241

Bolton, England

Brief Description

Features at Turton Tower include formal gardens, a summer house, park and woodland.

History

Turton Tower dates to the 15th century. It is now overseen by the Lancashire County Museum Service.

Detailed Description

Turton Tower's grounds consist of formal garden areas, park, woodland and gate piers. There is also a 17th-century summer house located east of the house.
Features
  • Summerhouse
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  • Gateway
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  • Fortified House (featured building)
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Authorities

Civil Parish

  • North Turton
History

Detailed History

Turton Tower was built in the 15th century. The Tower was added to in 1596. The Tower was presented to the Urban District Council in 1930. Currently, the Tower is administered by Lancashire County Museums Service.
Contact

Telephone

01793 445050

Official Website

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