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A Panoramic View of Buxton from the Slopes, 1930/50. Formerly known as St Ann's Cliff. Wyatville is said to have laid out these gardens facing the Crescent. In c 1845 by Joseph Paxton, the sixth Duke's confidant and gardener, modified these gardens and created the Serpentine Walks in the Pavilion Gardens. The photograph shows The Crescent, the Devonshire Royal Hospital, and the Palace Hotel beyond.