Keys to the Past

Landscape park at Lilburn Tower, Lilburn (Tillside)

The landscape park at Lilburn Tower was created in 1827 when Lilburn Tower was built. The gardens were designed by Henry Collingwood. They include an 18th century garden wall, part of the gardens of an earlier house on the same site. Structures in the gardens include an observatory, a lodge, gate piers, a byre and a ruined chapel.

Reference number:N3556
Historical period: Georgian (1714 to 1830)

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Tillside
Local History of Tillside
Local History of Tillside

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