Monument record MDR12398 - Gardens and former park surrounding Marsh Green Hall, Ashover

Type and Period (2)

  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1750 AD? to 1900 AD)
  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1750 AD? to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Marsh Green Hall (a house dating in its present form to the end of the 18th century - see SMR 595) is set in an extensive park (now pasture) in which Wellingtonia and Cypress trees survive. (1) A sun dial and two fountains are shown close to the house on the 1st ed. 25" OS map of c. 1880. (2) The extent of the park is based on the 2nd ed. 6" OS map of c. 1900, which shows an area of stippling indicating the park. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Craven, M & Stanley, M. 2001. The Derbyshire Country House: 2. p 289.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey, 2nd edition 1:10000 (6" to one mile).

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SK 3432 6356 (354m by 376m)
Civil Parish ASHOVER, NORTH EAST DERBYSHIRE, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Nov 1 2017 4:43PM

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