Whittaker Park, Rawtenstall 3503

Rossendale, England, Lancashire, Rossendale

Brief Description

Whittaker Park and its associated house were created in 1840, and gifted to Rawtenstall in 1902, when the house became a museum and the grounds a public park. The site was designed by John Barron, and is landscaped, with formal gardens.

Visitor Facilities

http://www.rossendale.gov.uk
Features

Style

  • English Landscape Garden
Bowling Green, Fountain, Flower Bed, Aviary
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

http://www.rossendale.gov.uk

Directions

Immediately south-west of Rawtenstall town centre
History

Period

  • Victorian (1837-1901)
Associated People

Just one person associated to Whittaker Park, Rawtenstall