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gardens of Anglesey Abbey, Cambridgeshire

Lanning Roper

gardens of Anglesey Abbey, Cambridgeshire

the home of Lord Fairhaven

by Lanning Roper

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Published by Faber and Faber in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anglesey Abbey (Cambridgeshire, England),
  • Gardens -- England -- Angelsey Abbey.,
  • Landscape gardening -- England -- Angelsey Abbey.

  • Edition Notes

    Limited to 600 copies.

    Statementby Lanning Roper.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p., 80 p. of plates ;
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14218905M

      I have just returned from a weekend in Cambridgeshire where I managed to visit Anglesey Abbey and Wimpole Hall with my friends in the Dusty Jackets book group. I will cover them in order so Anglesey Abbey first; I am still reading the rather hefty guidebook for Wimpole so my entry will follow in the. Constructed around AD, Anglesey Abbey was originally an Augustinian Priory. It was disbanded in as part of the dissolution of the monasteries and in AD it was changed into a country house and renamed Anglesey Abbey. Wander around the pristine gardens and discover why the abbey is famous for its coprolite fossils.

    The origins of Anglesey Abbey date back to the 12 th century, but Anglesey only became a house of real note in the s when it was purchased by wealthy bachelor Huttleston Broughton. Broughton, later Lord Fairhaven, transformed this tired country house into a luxurious mansion in which to entertain the best of English society. Buy Anglesey Abbey (National Trust Guidebooks) New ed. by National Trust (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low 5/5(1).

      Anglesey Abbey, (named because it was originally an Abbey), was bought unseen by Urban Huttleston Rogers Broughton, later Lord Fairhaven, in He was the son of a wealthy American oil family. The gardens at Anglesey Abbey near Cambridge boast more than different species and cultivars of snowdrop, including some cultivars that are specific to Anglesey Abbey. You can tour the gardens at any time but to get a glimpse of these rare snowdrops you need to book yourself on one of the guided garden tours that take place three times a.


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Gardens of Anglesey Abbey, Cambridgeshire by Lanning Roper Download PDF EPUB FB2

Anglesey Abbey and Gardens, Cambridge, United Kingdom. 12, likes talking about this 26, were here. Jacobean-style house with seasonal gardens and a working watermill/5(). Enjoy a stroll at Anglesey Abbey. Enjoy a stroll at Anglesey Abbey. The Winter Garden at Anglesey Abbey is designed to look its best in the winter months when colour is often in short supply.

The vivid colours, textures and scents will brighten-up the bleakest of winter days but it's a delightful walk at any time of on: Quy Road, Cambridge, CB25 9EJ, Cambridgeshire.

Anglesey Abbey NT gardens A nice visit taking advantage of the NT fantastic idea of free visits to their gardens. Just got the weather right and being early spring still plenty of builds flowering along with some trees starting to blossom/5(2K).

Anglesey Abbey and Gardens-This is one of the National Trust's most well known properties. There are majestic tree lined avenues and walks which form the framework for hidden, more formal gardens such as Cambridgeshire book dahlia garden and a semi-circular herbaceous border.

Lord Fairhaven's impressive collection of statuary is positioned throughout the gardens. Anglesey Abbey and Gardens.

Cambridgeshire, The garden at Anglesey Abbey was developed by the 1st Lord Fairhaven from and has become one of the British Isles most beautiful 20th century gardens. Show Details. Find the tree house at Anglesey Abbey, Cambridgeshire.

Anglesey Abbey has a garden full of fun for all the family, especially the kids. They will love exploring the Wildlife Discovery Area, with its tree house and Cambridgeshire book tunnels.

The gardens of Anglesey Abbey, Cambridgeshire, the home of Lord Fairhaven [Lanning Roper] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : Lanning Roper. February is the month for snowdrops as Anglesey Abbey is the home of a national collection. The many varieties of snowdrops are looking really great right now.

The grounds and gardens are very varied and for a February garden are quite stunning. It is busy right now with a lot /5(2K). Get this from a library. The gardens of Anglesey Abbey, Cambridgeshire: the home of Lord Fairhaven. [Lanning Roper].

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$ Free shipping. SPONSORED. The following overview lists the admission prices and various discounts for a visit to Anglesey Abbey, Gardens and Lode Mill in Cambridge. These cards and discount passes are available in Cambridge: Museums Association, National Trust pass.

Anglesey Abbey, Gardens & Lode Mill. Anglesey Abbey includes a charming house, working mill and a garden full of surprises and wildlife areas. Contact details. National Trust, Anglesey Abbey, Quy Road, Lode, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB25 9EJ. Telephone: Email: [email protected] Points to note. Grand house, impressive gardens, a working Mill and great speaces to play, build, climb and walk.

We have it all at Anglesey Abbey come experience the magic of the National Trust. February is the month for snowdrops as Anglesey Abbey is the home of a national collection.

The many varieties of snowdrops are looking really great right now. The grounds and gardens are very varied and for a February garden are quite stunning/5(2K). Hotels near Anglesey Abbey; Near Airports.

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Cambridge Punt Company; Cambridge Tour Guides; Cambridge Escape Rooms; LockHouse Escape Games; Cambridge River Trips; Rutherfords /5(2K). Top Gardens in Cambridgeshire, England Cambridgeshire Tourism Cambridgeshire Hotels Bed and Breakfast Cambridgeshire Cambridgeshire Holiday Rentals admin Leave a Comment on Anglesey abbey gardens.

Contents. Top Gardens in Cambridgeshire, England; Open Gardens in Cambridgeshire; 11 picturesque places to go walking in. Anglesey Abbey is a country house, formerly a priory, in the village of Lode, 5 ¹⁄₂ miles northeast of Cambridge.

The Abbey is surrounded by 98 acres of outstanding landscaped and wildlife gardens plus arboretum, with wonderful statues, a display of hyacinths in spring, and magnificent herbaceous borders and dahlia garden in summer. Anglesey Abbey, Lode: See 2, reviews, articles, and 1, photos of Anglesey Abbey on Tripadvisor/5(2K).

Anglesey Abbey Winter Gardens (National Trust), Cambridgeshire, England: This is one of the best gardens in the UK specifically planted for outstanding seasonal interest in winter.

It is a great place for gardeners to gain inspiration for colourful all year round planting. It is also one of the few gardens that really. Anglesey Abbey, Gardens and Lode Mill is a museum in Cambridge. The museum features exhibits related to: decorative and applied art and fine art.

Alternative name: en Anglesey Abbey, Gardens and Lode Mill - National Trust.Anglesey Abbey Gardens and Lode Mill Records show that a watermill was on this site dating back to around and recorded in the Domesday Book.

The present structure dates from the eighteenth century and although the structure and use of the mill has undergone a few changes it has been restored with the help of the Cambridgeshire Wind and.Discover the facinating History of Anglesey Abbey, Gardens and Lode Mill Thousands of people flock to Anglesey Abbey, Garden and Lode Mill each January to March to witness the wonderful Snowdrop Festival that takes place annually in the Winter .