Little Compton Manor grounds

Description of this historic site

Formal gardens dating from the Post Medieval period and restored in the 20th century. The gardens are associated with Little Compton Manor. They are located to the north, west and south of the church at Little Compton, and features include walled gardens.

Notes about this historic site

1 17th century house, restored in early 20th century; arts and crafts garden made in same period.

2 Believed to have had elaborate formal gardens in the early 17th century, when it belonged to the Juxon family.
Restored in the early 20th century, it has notable walled gardens of that period at time of Lovie’s report (1996/7). Garden continues to develop.

3 OS 1:10560 1886 Sht Warks 58NE shows pre-restoration garden features.

4 OS 1:10560 1923 Sht Warks 58NE not markedly different from 1886 map.

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