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

A post medieval farmhouse which incorporates part of the late medieval gatehouse of the Palace of the Archbishops of Canterbury. Most of the Palace was demolished in 1658. The existing building incorporates a wing of 15th century date but was refronted in red brick during the 18th century....

BILSINGTON PRIORY

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

An Augustinian monastery founded in 1253 by Sir John Mansell, Lord Chief Justice of England. Mansell had the monastic buildings constructed at the manorial centre of Upper Bilsington, endowing the monastery with the surrounding demesne lands. The roughly square, north east-south west align...

ALLINGTON CASTLE

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

A square fortified country house with a moat connecting to the River Medway. The first castle on the site is believed to have been a motte and bailey constructed between 1135 and 1154. This was demolished by Henry II, having been erected without royal licence. Subsequently a small unfortif...

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

Remains of a medieval moat, including the foundations of a fortified manor house, curtain wall and gatehouse, probably all of 15th century date. A 15th century barn, altered in the 17th century and now a house, and an 18th century farmhouse and early 18th century barn occupy the site.

HAM COURT

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The gatehouse and curtain wall of an early 14th century castle built for Aymer de Valence, Earl of Pembroke, who obtained a licence to crenellate in 1315. The castle was adapted into a dwelling in the 17th century, and was extended in the 18th and 19th centuries. A documentary source of th...

ATTINGHAM PARK

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

Late 18th century landscape park for Attingham Park house, incorporating a possible Medieval and later deer park. Woodland is present to the north of the park, tree belts and screens are present along the south, east and west boundaries. Humphrey Repton was involved in the planning of the...

PLACE FARM

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

This was a grange of Shaftesbury Abbey and the remaining buildings indicate the medieval division into an outer farmery court and the inner farmhouse courtyard. The outer gatehouse is probably of 14th century origin but was remodelled in the 15th and 16th centuries. The inner gatehouse is...

ASTWELL CASTLE

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MILLOM CASTLE

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The ruins of a castle or moated manor house are incorporated into the present farmhouse. A licence to crenellate was granted in 1335 and the east range was built later in the 14th century. The building was partially demolished in 1644. The standing remains include the great tower of 1660,...

COMPTON CASTLE

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

Manor house of circa 1320, altered and extended circa 1450. The house was further extended and fortified circa 1500-early 16th century. Used as farm after 1750, the house was restored in 1930-55 and partly rebuilt in 1954-55. The site includes the remains of a medieval fishpond, later form...