Heatwave reveals British garden hidden for 300 years

STORY: Location: Chatsworth House, England

The UK heatwave revealed this hidden 300-year-old garden design

Source: Chatsworth House Trust

Extreme heat burned the new lawn away

exposing remnants of the original 17th-century garden design

The old European-style formal garden was known as the Great Parterre

It was designed in 1699 for the 1st Duke of Devonshire

but covered and replaced with a new lawn design around 1730

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