Worcester Pleasure Grounds 3587

Worcester, Worcester, Worcestershire, England

Brief Description

The Worcester Pleasure Grounds, designed by William Barron, were opened in 1859. They featured an elaborate central fountain with broderie parterres and serpentine walks round. In 1864 the company went bankrupt and the land was sold for house sites.

History

The Worcester Public Pleasure Grounds Company was founded in 1857. The garden was opened in 1859. It closed in 1864 due to bankruptcy. The site was then sold for building.

Features
  • Parterre
  • En Broderie
Fountain
Access & Directions

Directions

In Worcester city centre.
History

Period

  • Mid 19th Century
Associated People

Just one person associated to Worcester Pleasure Grounds

References