Brocklesby Park, Brocklesby / Cabourne / Caistor / Grasby / Great Limber / Kirmington / Searby cum Owmby / Swallow / Ulceby / Barnetby Le Wold - West Lindsey

Extensive late C18 landscape park by Lancelot Brown, Humphry Repton and Thomas White. Numerous Classical buildings in park and pleasure grounds. Remnant early C20 formal gardens around house. Edwardian formal gardens removed and the replacement scheme remains incomplete. Important at risk listed structures within landscape are being addressed under a Natural England Stewardship scheme. Land and woodland management is improving, and improvement works to Newsham Lake initiated. A high percentage of parkland remains under a long-standing arable regime.

Brocklesby Park, Brocklesby / Cabourne / Caistor / Grasby / Great Limber / Kirmington / Searby cum Owmby / Swallow / Ulceby / Barnetby Le Wold - West Lindsey
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Brocklesby Park
  • Heritage Category: Registered Park and Garden grade I
  • List Entry Number: 1000971
  • Local Planning Authority: West Lindsey
  • Site Type: Gardens parks and urban spaces > Landscape park

Location

  • County: Lincolnshire
  • Unitary Authority: North Lincolnshire (UA)
  • District / Borough: West Lindsey
  • Parish: Brocklesby / Cabourne / Caistor / Grasby / Great Limber / Kirmington / Searby cum Owmby
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Gainsborough
  • Region: East Midlands

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Park and garden
  • Condition: Generally satisfactory but with significant localised problems
  • Vulnerability: Medium
  • Trend: Improving
  • Ownership: Private
  • Designation: Registered Park and Garden grade I, 39 LBs, part in CA

Contact Details

Erika Diaz Petersen 07920 478545

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England