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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...

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

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.

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

MADRESFIELD COURT

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

Manor house built in 1593 on the site of a mid-15th century moated house. The moat is intact and waterfilled. Extensive restoration of the house was carried out between 1863 and 1888.

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

The remains of the medieval moated site of Seeton Hall and a complex of fishponds. Seeton Hall was a manor house built for Sir Guy Fairfax in circa 1474. By 1558, when there was an inventory made of the property of the late Sir William Fairfax, his hall had a chapel, nine bedrooms, two stu...

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

CHARTLEY HALL

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

Earthwork remains of a Medieval moat. The original house was constructed about 1475 but burnt down in 1781 or 1782. It was rebuilt but subsequently burnt down in 1847 and replaced by the present house. Field investigations in 1975 found the moat to be waterfilled. The eastern arm had been...

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

TACOLNESTON HALL

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

The house was originally timber framed but now has an early 18th century red brick front with blue brick dressings and a hipped tiled roof. The oldest part of the house has been demolished but early photographs suggest that it was a late medieval farmhouse. In the 16th century another buil...

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

ELTHAM PALACE

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

Originally an 11th century manor house and a bishops palace, which passed to the Crown in 1311 and was used as a royal palace for the next 300 years. The most significant medieval survival is the Great Hall, built between 1475 and 1480, with an impressive hammerbeam-type roof. The palace f...

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

PILLATON OLD HALL

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

Remains of the C16th North range, gatehouse, and Chapel of St Modwena built in 1488, the latter restored in 1888. There are remains of a surrounding moat.

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