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

Late nineteenth century formal gardens and wooded grounds to Bowes Museum. The museum was constructed 1869-76 and opened to the public in 1892. The grounds are planted with woodland and individual trees between 1869-74. The main feature of the gardens is an oval parterre, driveways and an...

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

MANOR HOUSE

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

Manor house with a medieval core, encased and extended circa 1876. The medieval, rubble-built main block has a 17th century bay to the west, a 19th century bay to the east and two 19th century wings to the north. The house is surrounded by a moat, part of which has been converted into an o...

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

JESMOND DENE

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

Nineteenth century valley park originally associated with two houses Jesmond Towers, constructed in 1817 and Jesmond Dene House, constructed 1860. The park was given to Newcastle Corporation in 1883 and was opened as a public park in 1884. The park comprises a wooded valley, also containin...

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

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

Late 19th century park and gardens overlaying an eighteenth century landscape park associated with an earlier house. The gardens are the work of Henry Ernest Milner who was commissioned in 1892. Features inclde a balustrated stone terrace with terracotta vases, lawns planted with trees, wa...

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

GENERAL CEMETERY

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

Anglican cemetery opened in 1836 and Dissenters extension of 1865. The cemetery covers an area of 7.28 hectares, is situated within a shallow valley, has an informal layout of grass and broadleaved trees, divided by a series of paths. Originally there were two mortuary chapels, one serving...

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

BATTLESDEN PARK

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

Medieval park first emparked in 1334, landscaped during the 18th and 19th centuries when Battlesden Park House was constructed. Landscaping involved work carried out by Humphrey Repton prior to 1807. Joseph Paxton was responsible for the gardens and one of the lakes in 1821. A painting of...

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