Weston Park, Olney 4595

Olney, England

Brief Description

Weston Park has a 16th-century landscape park with avenues of lime, beech, elm and chestnut and an 18th-century kitchen garden.

History

Weston House was built in 1570, re-modelled in 1710 and subsequently demolished in 1828. The remains of the house were incorporated into an early-19th-century building where the kitchen gardens are situated.The park was laid out in the 16th century.

Features
  • Tree Avenue
  • Description: An avenue of elm, beech, lime and chestnut.
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  • Kitchen Garden
  • Description: A kitchen garden with rubblestone walls.
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  • House (featured building)
  • Description: The original house was demolished in 1828 and replaced.
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Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Weston Underwood
History

Period

  • Tudor (1485-1603)
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