Easton Lodge, Little Easton - Uttlesford

Edwardian gardens designed by Harold Peto c1902, incorporating a late C17/early C18 grove. The house was fire damaged and finally demolished in 1950. Converted service buildings and infill development remain. Built structures within the garden have deteriorated, particularly the Italian Garden. Ownership split between private owners of houses and an investment company. Garden continues to open to public in a limited manner under the direction of the charity, The Gardens of Easton Lodge Preservation Trust. The majority landowner is producing a Conservation Management Plan with the Trust.

Easton Lodge, Little Easton - Uttlesford
© Historic England

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    Easton Lodge
    Heritage Category:
    Registered Park and Garden grade II
    List Entry Number:
    1001484
    Local Planning Authority:
    Uttlesford
    Site Type:
    Gardens parks and urban spaces > Garden

Location

    County:
    Essex
    District / Borough:
    Uttlesford
    Parish:
    Little Easton
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Saffron Walden
    Region:
    East of England

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Park and garden
    Condition:
    Generally satisfactory but with significant localised problems
    Vulnerability:
    High
    Trend:
    Stable
    Ownership:
    Private, multiple owners
    Designation:
    Registered Park and Garden grade II, 3 LBs