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DILHAM HALL

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

The core of a 15th century fortified house, Dilham Castle. The site includes a medieval tower bonded to the remains of a contemporary wall. They are dated to the 15th century and are believed to have formed part of the outer wall of the fortified house, probably built by Sir Henry Inglose....

BARNWELL CASTLE

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

Castle constructed in 1266. It was oblong in plan with round and D-shaped corner towers and a gatehouse at one corner. Nothing remains within the walls as the buildings were demolished circa 1540. Remains of the walls and corner towers were excavated in 1980. The interior of the castle was...

WORKINGTON HALL

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

Tower probably erected in 1362 and greatly enlarged in the 15th century, probably circa 1404, to become a fortified tower house. New windows were inserted in the early 16th century and in the late 16th century the north range was extended. There were some

PEAK CASTLE

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

Also known as Peveil or Castleton Castle. The ruins of a medieval keep castle predominantly dating from the 11th to the 14th century. Among the first of the Norman castles to be built in England after the Conquest and granted to William Peveril, who was thought to have been an illegitimate...

WARK CASTLE

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

Remains of a motte and bailey castle at Moat Hill, dating to 1165, built on the site of a moot. A manor house was later built on the site but only a doorway now survives, incorporated into a small outbuilding and inscribed with the date 1676. A pele tower

APPLEBY CASTLE

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

Royal castle. Originally a motte and bailey castle, replaced by a stone keep circa 1170 (see NY61NE23). A house (see NY61NE25) was built within the grounds of the bailey probably in the 14th century which incorporated a 13th century round tower and other

GOODRICH CASTLE

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

The ruined, earthwork and buried remains of Goodrich Castle, which rises from the sandstone bedrock of a promontory overlooking a crossing point on the River Wye. The quadrangular castle encloses an earlier tower keep and has an outer ward on its north and west sides. It has a substantial...

HOPTON CASTLE

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

Castle probably early 14th century with later additions and alterations. Castle motte, inner and outer baileys and fishpond surviving as earthworks. Remains of stone tower keep. Alleged site of chapel. The Keep is 14 metres by 12 metres in size and has a small projecting stair tower at the...

AYDON CASTLE, OUTER CURTAIN WALL

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

SHERBORNE OLD CASTLE

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

Sherborne Old Castle was built as a fortified bishops palace and castle during the early 12th century on top of a natural knoll in the Yeo Valley. Its centre block of buildings were constructed of local stone, using a rubble core with Ham Hill ashlar facing. This was surrounded by a curtai...