Park/Garden record MNT26687 - Park at Staunton Hall


LANDSCAPE PARK (Post Medieval to Late 20th Century)


Grid reference Centred SK 80903 43301 (1145m by 707m)
Map sheet SK84SW
District Newark
Civil Parish Staunton, Newark


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

House shown on Chapman's map of 1774, not clear on Sanderson 1835. Throsby says "This dwelling, from the late improvements in and about it, has a pleasing appearance, and the pleasure grounds possess neatness." The hall, of 16th and 18th centuries, is listed grade II*, lodge, gate piers, converted cottage and ornamental wall all listed grade II. (1)
See M9166 for Staunton Hall.

<1> Notts Historic Gardens Trust, 1995-1997, Notts Historic Parks and Gardens Files (Unpublished document). SNT4553.

<2> Chapman J, 1774, Nottinghamshire - approx 1in (Map). SNT550.

<3> Throsby J, 1790, Thoroton's History of Notts Vol 1, p 318 (Published document). SNT1345.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Notts Historic Gardens Trust. 1995-1997. Notts Historic Parks and Gardens Files.
  • <2> Map: Chapman J. 1774. Nottinghamshire - approx 1in.
  • <3> Published document: Throsby J. 1790. Thoroton's History of Notts Vol 1. p 318.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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