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A dry ditch or sunken fence which divided the formal garden from the landscaped park without interrupting the view.

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BOUNDARY The limit to an area as defined on a map or by a marker of some form e.g. BOUNDARY WALL. Use specific term where known.
FORMAL GARDEN A garden of regular, linear or geometrical design, often associated with the traditional Italian, French and Dutch styles.
GARDEN WALL A stone or brick wall either in, or enclosing, a garden. Linked Data resource