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Historic parks and gardens

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There are three Registered Historic Parks & Gardens in Charnwood which are included on the national Register complied by English Heritage. 

A part of the gardens of Whatton House also lie within the Borough.

While the inclusion of a park or garden on the Register provides no statutory protection in itself, it is recognised that the impact of development on a registered park or garden is a material planning consideration.

Descriptions of the parks within Charnwood may be downloaded below.

The description of the gardens of Whatton House is held by North West Leicestershire DC.

Scheduled monuments

There are 21 scheduled monuments in the Borough and some are also listed buildings:

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