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ST CLETHERS CHAPEL

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

A 15th century well chapel which possibly has earlier origings. Restored with the upper part of the walls being rebuilt and re-roofed in 1897. The chapel is a rectangular greensotne building with granite quoines and a sloping slate roof. It measures 7.8m by 5.2m with walls 0.9m thick. Wate...

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

A Manor house originating in the 14th century as a hall house with a cross wing. It was added to in the 16th century. Datestones of 1775 and 1887 refer to its restorations. It is of regular coursed limestone and ashlar with slate roofs. There are also a series of water-filled fishponds.

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METTINGHAM CASTLE

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

Earthwork and structural remains of a moated, fortified manor house and college of secular priests, the latter extant between 1394 and 1542. A licence to crenellate the manor house was granted in 1342. A document of 1562 describes the site as being enclosed by a stone wall and entered via...

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

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...

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HUNSDON HOUSE

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

Mid 15th century moated tower house, altered 1527-34 for Henry VIII. Queen Elizabeth granted the house to Sir Henry Carey in 1558/59. Further alterations and extensions were made in the first half of the 17th century. The western parts were demolished circa 1745 and the moat was infilled c...

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BUTTER CROSS

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

Medieval wayside cross shaft in a square socket stone standing on a modern plinth. The whole stands on a raised knoll by the roadside to the north west of the town of Dunster. The knoll, which is included in the scheduling, stands circa 1.5 metres above the surrounding land. The simple soc...

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PAULL HOLME TOWER

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

Remains of a mid/late 15th century tower, originally forming part of a larger, moated, tower house. The tower was restored in 1871. Brick-built and two storeyed, with barrel vaulted basement and parapet wall walk. The basement was being used as a byre in 1967.

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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...

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SODINGTON HALL

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

The remains of a moated site at Soddington Hall. The moat measures 110 metres north to south by 80 metres east to west overall, with a 1 metre to 2 metres high by 2 metres wide external bank to the north. The northern arm is 30 metres wide and has been excavated from the hillside. This arm...

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LANGLEY HALL

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

The earthwork and buried remains of the late medieval to early post medieval moated site of Langley Hall, and its associated fishponds and water mill sites. The site of the now demolished hall occupies a roughly square platform which was originally surrounded by water on all sides. The nor...

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