Improving towns & villages

Anglesey Crescent Gardens, Alverstoke.

Restoration of Anglesey Crescent Gardens, Alverstoke  Crescent Gardens, Gosport

This scheme is the recreation of a Regency garden and the restoration of an ornamental boundary wall and railings. Planning and design of the scheme was informed by historic maps. Railing finials were made from casts taken from surviving originals and planting plans were based on horticultural records of the period. The scheme is looked after by The Friends of Crescent Gardens and the park was awarded Green Flag status in 2004.

Completion status Completed in 1995

Project team & partners This scheme included working with Gosport Borough Council, English Heritage and The Friends of Crescent Gardens.