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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

BENHAM PARK

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

Eighteenth century landscape park. Woodland is present along the northern boundary and in the northeast quarter. Activities prior to 1773 are uncertain, after this Capability Brown and Henry Holland were responsible for landscaping. This included open parkland and lawns, ha ha and lake. A...

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

STOURHEAD GARDENS

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

Eighteenth century landscape garden, lake and woodland situated within larger estate at Stourhead, an eminent example of a landscape created by amateurs, its success due in part to the masterly siting of buildings round the lake, visible singly or in combination from different points along...

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

DEVIZES CASTLE

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

Neo Norman/Gothic castle and gatehouse built from 1842 with additions of 1860-80. Built on the motte of a castle first mentioned in 1106. The first castle was burnt down in 1113 and was replaced by a stone structure circa 1123. When visted by Leland circa 1540 much of the castle had fallen...

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

HAM COURT

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

The gatehouse and curtain wall of an early 14th century castle built for Aymer de Valence, Earl of Pembroke, who obtained a licence to crenellate in 1315. The castle was adapted into a dwelling in the 17th century, and was extended in the 18th and 19th centuries. A documentary source of th...

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...

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