HeritageGateway - Home
Site Map
Text size: A A A
You are here: Home > > > > Historic England research records Result
Historic England research recordsPrintable version | About Historic England research records

Historic England Research Records

Monument Number 1066612

Hob Uid: 1066612
Location :
North Yorkshire
Scarborough
Lythe, Hutton Mulgrave, Newholm-cum-Dunsley, Barnby
Grid Ref : NZ8400011700
Summary : Landscape park to Mulgrave Castle laid out during the late 18th and early 19th century incorporating designs by Humphry Repton in 1792-93.
More information : MULGRAVE CASTLE II*

Landscaped woods and grounds and pleasure grounds (circa 230ha) with additional woods and land south-west and north-east (circa 120ha). Present layout probably developed in late C18th and early C19th; Humphry Repton advised in 1792-93. Pleasure grounds to the north-east, south and west of house (NZ 81 SW 24). To the north-east a carefully planned vista to the sea and a terrace with a view of Whitby to the east. Modern ornamental gardens by Lanning Roper. To the south of house the woods are divided by a high ridge into two natural valleys. On the ridge are the ruins of the medieval Mulgrave Castle (NZ 81 SW 4). A tunnel conveys the southern drive through the ridge, over the bridge and up to he house. The tunnel drive and alterations to the ruins of the castle were planned by Repton. Walled garden. (1)


Sources :
Source Number : 1
Source : Register of parks and gardens of special historic interest in England
Source details : North Yorkshire (May 1987)
Page(s) :
Figs. :
Plates :
Vol(s) : Part 32

Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : Post Medieval
Display Date : Late C18/early C19 design
Monument End Date : 1832
Monument Start Date : 1767
Monument Type : Landscape Park
Evidence : Botanical Feature
Monument Period Name : Post Medieval
Display Date : Designed 1792-93
Monument End Date : 1793
Monument Start Date : 1792
Monument Type : Landscape Park
Evidence : Botanical Feature

Components and Objects:
Related Records from other datasets:
External Cross Reference Source : Register of Parks and Gardens Legacy No.
External Cross Reference Number : GD2067
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : Scheduled Monument Legacy (National No.)
External Cross Reference Number : 20535
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : NZ 81 SW 27
External Cross Reference Notes :

Related Warden Records :
Associated Monuments : 1212725
Relationship type : General association
Associated Monuments : 29499
Relationship type : General association

Related Activities :