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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...

SOUTHORPE

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

Deserted Medieval settlement, surviving as cropmarks and earthworks. These include a moat with the manor house, a hollow way, building platforms, fishponds and a ridge and furrow field system. Population declined during the 15th century. The church was demolished in the early 16th century....

BOYLAND HALL

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

Site of a moated Elizabethan country house which was built in 1571 and repaired in 1804. It was demolished in 1947. In 2000 a plan to rebuild Boyland Hall was rejected by the local authority.

ST KATHERINES LODGE

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

Hospital in Regents Park constructed in 1825 on the site of an earlier hospital. The new building comprised a chapel and accomodation for the master and residents, who were selected by royal appointment rather than the 2000 poor sheltered in the previous hospital. The hospital was a gothic...

SHOBDON PARK

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

Landscape park and formal gardens to Shobden Court, an 18th century country house, demolished in 1933. The formal gardens were laid out circa 1700 and improved in 1721-22, possibly involving Thomas Greening. These gardens were removed circa 1750 when the park was landscaped. Further formal...

WETHERDEN OLD HALL

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

Remains of a medieval moated site and associated fishponds. The central island is surrounded by a waterfilled moat. A building platform along the northern edge of the island is occupied by a timber framed building dating from the late 16th century and known as Wetherden Old Hall. The platf...

SCARBOROUGH CASTLE

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

The ruins of a medieval castle recorded as begun by William le Gros, Earl of Albermarle, circa 1135. It was appropriated by Henry II in 1154 and remained a royal castle until the reign of James I. The early fortifications of le Gros probably consisted of a ditch across the narrowest part o...

TEMPLE GROUNDS

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

Late 17th century formal gardens with 18th and early 19th century landscape park and pleasure grounds, and a mid 18th century walled garden, originally designed for Yorke House, which was demolished 1824-1827. A walk, called the Green Walk leads from the entrance on Cravengate to the north...

HORSELUNGES MANOR

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

Moated, timber framed house built in the late 15th or early 16th century and restored in 1925. The present building once formed part of a larger, possibly quadrangular, house. The main front is close studded and the first floor projects over a heavily moulded bressumer. A modern passage at...

MOTTRAM OLD HALL

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

Multi-period house, built originally as a moated semi-fortified manor house, probably in the 15th century. Only a portion of this house survives, forming the eastern section of the present building. The manor house was altered In the late 15th or early 16th century, when the upper floors w...