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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....

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...

CHRISTCHURCH PRIORY

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

A pre-Conquest monastery and associated early Christian cemetery and a later Augustinian priory situated between the estuaries of the Rivers Avon and Stour at Christchurch. The pre-Conquest monastery was associated with the Saxon burh known as Twynham. Documentary sources suggest that a ch...

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...

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

A 15th century gatehouse with later alterations, including those to the roof structure, and restorations, including those of the late 20th century. The gatehouse is timber-framed with rendered infil, rubble and hammer-dressed magnesian limestone plinth and a pantile roof with the lower thr...

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

Gatehouse to Merchant Adventurers Hall; now shops. Mid-17th century in origin, with doorcase and Coat of Arms of 1854; rebuilt and extended at rear in 1962. Exterior: 2-storey 3-bay front, centre bay rising to attic in shaped gable.

WINDSOR GREAT PARK

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

Medieval park first documented in Domesday Book, and known as the Great Park in 1368. Between 1313 and 1331, a chapel in the park was served by 13 chaplains and 4 clerks. These were moved to the Castle by 1331. Field investigations carried out in 1963 found that the park pale, comprising a...

CHURCH LODGE

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

Former gate lodge to Castle Eden Estate. Built in the late 19th century with additions of 1928. Built of hammer-dressed sandstone with ashlar surrounds and fishscale tiled roofs.

HMP PARKHURST

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

Built as a prison for juveniles in 1838, adjacent to Albany Cavalry Barracks and reusing some of its buildings. Four cell blocks with external first floor galleries were built along with various other prison buildings. The philosophy of imprisonment embodied in these types of blocks belong...

STRATFORD ON AVON HOSPITAL

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

Hospital built in 1884 to designs by E W Mountford. It comprised a central administration block with attached ward wings and an oupatients department to the rear. The were several periods of alterations from 1899 onwards including the addition of a nurses home in 1912 and a new oupatients...