Spectacularly sited Italianate garden, with Prior Park acting as eye-catcher: framework created by the Tugwell family mid C19, present character created since 1961 by the late Sir Sidney and Lady Barratt. Elaborate features include the lawn and formal pool, surrounded by balustrade, urns and statuary, grotto and water garden, terraces, Italian garden; mulberry courtyard and nut courtyard; children’s garden; kitchen garden.
- Associated Buildings
House and orangery (LB II), c1805, remodelled several times; picturesque Gothic cottage (LB II), 1854; greenhouses, one dated 1825.
American museum displays