The Garden Guide

Benson, Robert

Born - Died : 1676 - 1731

English politician and Chancellor of the Exchequer. Robert Benson became an MP as a whig but switched to the Tories. Benson served as Ambassador to Spain in 1713. As Lord Bingley, he built Harcourt House in Cavendish Square and Bramham Park in Yorkshire.

Gardens designed by Benson, Robert