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THE QUARRY

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

Medieval stone quarry now the site of an ornamental garden which is known as The Dingle, a sunken garden within a public park developed from circa 1879. The Dingle contains a sunken pool with an island, trees, paths and an area of formal bedding divided by paths, centred on a stone fountai...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

CROWNHILL FORT

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

The earthwork, rock cut and some of the earth covered parts of the Royal Commission fort known as Crownhill Fort, built between 1863 and 1872. Part of a series of defences which protected the city of Plymouth and Devonport Dockyard from attack by land. The fort was designed by Captain EF D...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

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

Late nineteenth century formal gardens and wooded grounds to Bowes Museum. The museum was constructed 1869-76 and opened to the public in 1892. The grounds are planted with woodland and individual trees between 1869-74. The main feature of the gardens is an oval parterre, driveways and an...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

ELSING HALL

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

Moated medieval manor house, altered in the mid 18th century and restored and extended in 1852 by Thomas Jekyll. The medieval house was built circa 1460-70 by Sir Hugh Hastings. It comprised a central open hall with cross wings, a chapel to the east and service wing to the west. Much of th...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

MYDDLE CASTLE

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

The remains of a fortified manor house dating to circa 1308. The moat survives only as a small fragment of earthwork. The park, which was already in existence by 1333 was converted to pasture in the 17th century and no evidence of it survives on the ground.

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

MANOR HOUSE

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

Manor house with a medieval core, encased and extended circa 1876. The medieval, rubble-built main block has a 17th century bay to the west, a 19th century bay to the east and two 19th century wings to the north. The house is surrounded by a moat, part of which has been converted into an o...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

HUNSTANTON HALL

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

Country house incorporating a moated manor house possibly mid 14th century in origin. The earliest substantial part of the house is a large two storey brick gatehouse possibly built in the late 15th century. In 1578 Sir Nicholas le Strange is reputed to have built a hall range at the west...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

CALSHOT CASTLE

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

Small 16th century artillery castle with 18th and 19th century alterations. The curtain wall, tower, embrasured breastwork and part of the moat remain. The central tower is 15.5 metres in diameter and 10.5 metres high, with an octagonal ground floor and basement and two circular upper stor...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

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

Extensively landscaped estate at Castle Howard. This contains gardens, pleasure grounds and a number of geometrical and naturalistic features. The present layout was developed 1698-1738 by Charles Howard and Sir John Vanbrugh, with later modifications. The park was originally licenced in t...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

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

Formal gardens and pleasure grounds at Minley Manor, laid out during the 1890s by James H Veitch. Features include drives, a tree avenue and a garden terrace which contains a stone seat at each end, one dated 1908. The main formal garden is situated to the west of the house and is slightly...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290