Landscape record 0052214000 - Burnham Abbey


Small nineteenth century garden at Burnham Abbey

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded


Type and Period (3)

  • KITCHEN GARDEN (19th Century to Modern - 1850 AD to 1999 AD)
  • LAWN (19th Century to Modern - 1850 AD to 1999 AD)
  • DOVECOTE (Post-Medieval to Modern - 1540 AD? to 1999 AD)


The Abbey House is described as being built in 1850 on the site of a 13th century abbey. It is approached by a tree lined avenue drive to a floral roundabout at the entrance, and possessing a 2 acre garden featuring a kitchen garden with fruit cage, lawn, flower borders and mature trees. A tudor dove house also survives. Recent AP's show everything to be reasonably intact. There are a few extra buildings associated with the abbey and possible formal layout next the buildings. (B1)

Sources (1)

  • <1>SBC19002 Unpublished document: Buckinghamshire County Museum Archaeological Service. 1998. Historic Parks and Gardens Register Review.


Grid reference SU 9300 8045 (point)
Civil Parish BURNHAM, South Bucks, Buckinghamshire

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Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

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Record last edited

Aug 6 2013 2:42PM

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