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YARMOUTH CASTLE

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

Artillery castle, probably built May to November 1547 but not possibly not completed untill 1559. Built as part of Henry VIIIs coast defence scheme. In 1597-8 an earthen bulwalk with bastions was added and in 1609 additions were made including corner buttresses. Further alterations were ma...

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

CORNBURY HOUSE

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

Late C16 country house on the site of an alleged royal hunting lodge. Enlarged in 1632-3, with further alterations of 1663-77, c1850 and 1901-6. The latest alterations were demolished in 1972. Irregular courtyard plan with chapel.

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

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

Formal gardens to Holdenbury House. Gardens were first laid out by 1587 and comprised formal terraced gardens laid out by Christopher Hatton. The gardens had been modelled on those at Theobalds in Hertfordshire, which were designed by Hugh Hall. These gardens survive as well preserved eart...

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

Ornamental canal in St Jamess Park. It is shown on a map of 1572 as small canal and a square pond on the eastern side of the park. In 1660 these features were superceded when the park was relandscaped to include a central formal canal. The canal was widened during the 18th century and rede...

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

WESTON PARK

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

Deer and game park in existence by 1570. In 1666 it consisted of the Upper and Lower Parks, the Upper Park being converted to farming by 1844. In 1892 it was bounded by a stone wall, and extended to about 1,000 acres. Landscaping took place circa 1765-68 by Capability Brown and James Paine...

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

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

C16 and later college gardens at New College, landscaped during the 1780s. Features include a Mount constructed in 1579 and C20 herbaceous borders. Early C18 improvements were advised by Jacob Bobart.

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

COMBE ABBEY

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

Combe Abbey House was constructed on the site of a Cistercian abbey which was founded in 1150 and dissolved in 1539. Towards the end of the 16th century, John (afterwards Lord) Harington built the house incorporating three sides of the 15th century cloister, the south side of which had bee...

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

COMBE ABBEY

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

Combe Abbey House was constructed on the site of a Cistercian abbey which was founded in 1150 and dissolved in 1539. Towards the end of the 16th century, John (afterwards Lord) Harington built the house incorporating three sides of the 15th century cloister, the south side of which had bee...

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