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WALLINGTON HALL

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

Country house built on site of an earlier house and tower house in 1688, remodelled 1735-1745 and altered in 1853-4. It is constructed of sandstone, in Classical style and is of two storeys. The house is square in plan with ranges around a courtyard which was roofed over and converted into...

OLD SHUTE HOUSE

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

Large house, consisting of two wings set at right angles, forming a U-shaped plan. The south east wing was built circa 1380 while the north east wing is late 15th century in date. The two storey gatehouse wing to the south west was built or considerably altered in the 15th century. The tow...

HINTON MANOR

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

Late 16th century manor house incorporating a moated site which had a 14th century hall. It has been refronted and the block to rear right added circa 1700 by John Loder; circa 1830 the wing to left and the orangery was constructed. The circa 1830 wing was heightened in circa 1860. It has...

ORDSALL HALL

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

Ordsall Hall stands on a platform within a moat approximately 65 metres by 75 metres. The building contains in the remains of the east wing a suit of rooms which are the earliest example in the north-west of the private domestic apartments of a noble family. The two rooms are all that rema...

HAM COURT

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

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...

THORNBURY CASTLE

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

Built 1510/11 for the Duke of Buckingham, incorporating parts of a house of circa 1330. In 1521 the Duke was arrested and executed and the building work ceased. Some repairs and alterations were carried out between 1521 and 1554, when the family estates were returned to the Dukes son. The...

HAGGERSTON CASTLE

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

Castle mentioned in documentary sources in 1311, and described as a strong tower circa 1345. Partly destroyed by fire in 1618. A print of circa 1772 shows the tower in ruinous condition. The remains were demolished in 1805 and a house built on the foundations. This house was in turn replac...

PETWORTH HOUSE

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

Country house constructed in 1688-96 with alterations of 1780. The house was also remodelled in 1869-72. It is built of freestone ashlar and Portland stone, with a slate roof. The present house incorporates a 13th century manor house and 14th century fortified manor house which was rebuilt...

CHAMBERHOUSE FARMHOUSE

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

Farmhouse on the site of a medieval manor house and chapel. A licence to crenellate the house and empark 300 acres (SU 56 NW 37) was granted in 1446 and a chapel is recorded on the site in 1530 and again in the late 17th century. The present house dates from the late 18th century and is tw...

TEHIDY MANOR HOUSE

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

The site of a Medieval Manor House now occupied by a later structure. It was documented as being fortified in 1330, sacked in 1493 and rebuilt, and again rebuilt in 1736 and 1865.