Vale of White Horse

Vale of the White Horse

The Vale extends from Abingdon in the East to Shrivenham in the West. The other principal towns are Wantage and Faringdon. Numerous smaller settlements are located along the spring line of the chalk hills. The downs are included within the North Wessex Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Registered Parks and Gardens

In the list below, click on ‘Historic England’ to see the Register entry in the National Heritage List for England. Click on ‘Parks and Gardens UK’ to see the entry in the Parks & Gardens database, curated by Hestercombe

Albert Park (Grade II) Historic EnglandParks & Gardens UK

Ashdown House (Grade II*)  Historic EnglandParks & Gardens UK,

Buckland House (Grade II*) Historic EnglandParks & Gardens UK

Buscot (Grade II*) Historic EnglandParks & Gardens UKNational Trust

Compton Beauchamp (Grade II) Historic EnglandParks & Gardens UK

Hinton Manor (Grade II) Historic EnglandParks & Gardens UK

Pusey House (Grade II) Historic EnglandParks & Gardens UK,

Sutton Courtney Manor (Grade II) Historic EnglandParks & Gardens UK

Quaker Meeting House Gardens

Recreational Parks Research Project

Capability Brown research project (CB300)

Walled Kitchen Gardens