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> Botanical Institution Sites where botanical or horticultural research, instruction or education is their main purpose.
> Cemetery All burial grounds separate from place of worship / church: CoE, Jewish, Roman Catholic, Quaker, other denomination.
> Churchyard Mainly burial grounds adjacent to a church/place of worship, but can include a church garden without graves/tombs.
> Garden Square Garden enclosure (usually private/communal) surrounded by housing on at least 3 sides; includes garden squares now publicly accessible.
> Housing / Estate Grounds Landscaped grounds created for housing development, a public or private estate, garden suburb, garden village, social housing.
> Institutional Grounds Landscaped grounds of institutions including school, college, hospital, former asylum, prison etc.
> Private Garden Garden of a single private property, e.g. villa garden, almshouse garden or grounds, nursery garden, roof garden, private communal garden that is not a Garden Square (see below).
> Private Open Land Includes private golf courses, estate land/parkland, private sports ground, hotel grounds, other private land e.g. reservoir.
> Public Gardens Publicly-accessible gardens, includes former burial grounds/churchyards converted to public gardens, garden of public building e.g. town hall, library etc.
> Public Open Land Includes commons, greens, heaths, woodland, nature reserves, river or canalside landscaping, cycleway, former airfield (unless now a public park).
> Public Park Publicly-accessible municipal parks and royal parks, includes public golf courses.
> Relict Feature Sites where only a remnant of a former landscape or garden feature remains, e.g. parkland fragment,  avenue, grotto, ornamental pond, shrubbery.
> Square Essentially hard-landscaped spaces, including both public and private squares, courtyards.
> Other Sites that do not fit into any other category.
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