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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

PIRTON GRANGE

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

Early 17th century moated house incorporating 15th and 16th century fabric in the south wing. Probably H-plan originally but much altered and restored. The house is two storeyed and timber framed with tiled roofs. Most of the service courtyard to the west was demolished in the 19th century...

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

Bishopscourt is the residence of the Bishop of Sodor and Man. Comprising a tower, probably built in the second half of the 14th century and a late medieval chapel and hall. Alterations and additions date from the 17th to the 19th centuries. Also visible are the remains of Civil War fieldwo...

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

LYME PARK

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

Park documented in 1466 and in use as a deer park by the 16th century. Formal gardens at Lyme Park were first laid out during the 17th century, but the principal gardening activity dates to the late 19th century and includes the Terrace Garden and the Italian or Fountain Garden now known a...

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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...

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

ALTHORP PARK

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

Landscape park and formal gardens at Althorp House. The park was first laid out in 1512 and was extended many times between 1567 and 1901. Earthworks of the 17th century layout survive as earthworks. The grounds around the house were laid out by Henry Holland circa 1790 and by W M Teulon c...

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

BELSAY CASTLE

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

A tower house castle constructed between 1439 and 1460 during a period of turbulent border warfare. The tower is a 3 storey rectangular stone building with two short projections or wings at the south west and north west corners. It is capped by 4 rounded corner turrets with battlements in...

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

RUSHALL NEW HALL

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

House, built circa 1700 on a moated site, and incorporating part of a curtain wall constructed circa 1300. The present house is two-storeyed and brick-built with tiled roofs and was altered in the mid 19th century. Its rear and left return walls incorporate part of the crenellated curtain...

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HYDERS

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

Open hall moated house constructed during the 15th century and altered circa 1600, 1700 and 1850. A renovation was carried out in 1925. The moat is visible on the west side where it has been converted into an ornamental pond.

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