A romantic house with a park. The park was designed by Lancelot Brown(c1775) in the Serpentine Style but has developed into a major twentieth century woodland garden and arboretum, planted in the Gardenesque Style. It has a collection of exotic trees and shrubs, established by the Third Earl of Sheffield, from 1876-1909, and by Arthur Soames, who owned the estate from 1910-53. The Earl created the balustraded bridge (1882), the cascade and the Middle Lake. He also started the arboretum. Soames was responsible for most of the shrub planting. He loved rhodendronsMore pictures of Sheffield Park & Garden by Paul Johnson...
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION Model: NIKON D850
Exposure Program: Program, Focal length: 78 mm, Aperture: f 9, ISO: 500, Exposure time: 1/320 sec, Metering Mode: Multi-Segment, Exposure Bias: 0 EV
Date/Time Creation: September 2, 2019, 3:12 pm
ImageID:1212442, Image size: 8256 x 5504 pixels
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