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HEAVENS GATE

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Mid 18th century folly - an eye-catching hill-top landscape feature situated in Highclere Park comprising a thick brick wall broken by a tall central arch, flanked by a lesser arch on each side. The structure collapsed in 1739 and was rebuilt.

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Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Cadman Street Canal Bridge. Canal bridge of circa 1819, designed by William Chapman to take Cadman Street across the Sheffield to Tinsley Canal.

VALES ROCK

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

A house comprising three rooms cut out of the sandstone cliff face at Kingsford, probably created in the early 19th century.

ROCK MILL

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Water powered fulling mill, recorded in 1738. The mill was used for a variety of purposes after 1850, and was demolished circa 1897. The site of the mill is now a lawn but the stone revetment with spillway and sluices to the north is still visible. To the north of the site of the mill is t...

THE POWDER HOUSE

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Powder house used to store gunpowder from ships navigating the Avon and thus minimise the risk of explosion in the crowded Bristol docks. In existence in 1777 a jetty with hand crane and the powder house surrounded by a substantial stone wall remain.

HEATHCOTES LACE FACTORY

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

John Heathcoats Lace Factory, originally a cotton mill was erected in 1792 and destroyed by fire in 1836. It was taken over by Heathcoat in 1816 who introduced the first machine-made lace in the country. The two gateway lodges were probably built soon after 1816 and appear to be the only o...

WALPOLE HOUSE

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Late 18th century two storey house built in red brick. The rear elevation has a medieval portion which was the porch to the original Archbishops Palace. This is of two storeys and built in flint and ashlar.

MOUNT WISE REDOUBT

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

An octagonal redoubt built on the highest part of Mount Wise. It was built in 1778-9, and was armed with eight 32-pounders and two 10-inch mortars. In 1885 it mounted three 64-pounder rifled muzzle loaders, and these were still in use in 1895. It was also the location of an admiralty shutt...

EYNSHAM HALL PARK

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Park enclosed in 1781 containing late C18 landscaping and mid 19th century gardens partly redesigned in early C20 by Thomas Garner. Includes designs by Robert Marnock, Owen Jones, James Mason and Ernest George.

RYE HOUSE

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Site of a 15th century fortified manor house. The gatehouse, moat, two stretches of walling and two chimneys survive. The house was built circa 1443 and in 1683 was the scene of the Rye House Plot to murder Charles II. It had been converted for use as the parish workhouse by 1834. Circa 18...