Park/Garden record MNT26810 - Park at Tollerton Hall/Roclaveston Manor


LANDSCAPE PARK (Stuart to Late 20th Century)


Grid reference Centred SK 61900 34645 (1232m by 943m)
Map sheet SK63SW
District Rushcliffe
Civil Parish Tollerton, Rushcliffe


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Roclaveston Manor, with extensive grounds and tree planting, shown on Sanderson 1835. Throsby says "Considerable alterations, I understand, are intended to be made in the grounds about it" and describes a lake with an island. Features on modern map include decoy, lake, swimming pool etc. The house, of 17th, 18th and 19th centuries, and a lodge with gateway and wall, are listed grade II. (1)
See M1170 for Tollerton Hall.

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 Notts Historic Gardens Trust, 1995-1997, Notts Historic Parks and Gardens Files (Unpublished document).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

<2> Sanderson G, 1835, 20 miles around Mansfield - 2 in (Map). SNT48.

<3> Throsby J, 1790, Thoroton's History of Notts Vol 1, p 174 (Published document). SNT1345.


Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Notts Historic Gardens Trust. 1995-1997. Notts Historic Parks and Gardens Files.
  • <2> Map: Sanderson G. 1835. 20 miles around Mansfield - 2 in.
  • <3> Published document: Throsby J. 1790. Thoroton's History of Notts Vol 1. p 174.

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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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