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LANDWADE HALL

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

Moat with steep sides formerly revetted with Ely brick. The original entrance appears to have been by a bridge crossing the middle of the south arm, but access is now given by a 19th century bridge near the south west corner of the west side. The last house on the site was demolished betwe...

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

THE QUARRY

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

Medieval stone quarry now the site of an ornamental garden which is known as The Dingle, a sunken garden within a public park developed from circa 1879. The Dingle contains a sunken pool with an island, trees, paths and an area of formal bedding divided by paths, centred on a stone fountai...

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

KETTLETHORPE HALL

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

Earthworks of a medieval moated site, now occupied by a small, early 18th century country house. The house incorporates earlier masonry and was considerably altered and extended circa 1863. A 14th century gateway is the principal survivor from the medieval house once occupied by Katherine...

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

Seventeenth century formal landscape park at Chilston Park house, re-landscaped during 18th century. The park is planted with scattered trees with woodland on the southwest borders. Landscaping started during the late 17th century, possibly 1660s and surviving features include a double tre...

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WOKING CREMATORIUM

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

The first crematorium publicly available in Britain. The crematorium was built on this site in 1879 and substantially rebuilt in 1889 with an added chapel. A private crematorium to the south was converted to a columbarium, 1910-26. Altered in 1966.

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OARE GUNPOWDER WORKS

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

Oare gunpowder works was founded circa 1710 at Oare Creek, west of Faversham. After the Napoleonic Wars the works were owned by John Hall who also owned two other gunpowder works in Faversham, The Home Works (TR 06 SW 45) and Marsh Works (TR 06 SW 64). His acquisition of the works lead to...

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HOLLYCOMBE

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

Landscape park, gardens and pleasance to Hollycombe House a cottage ornee constructed in 1803, remodelled as a tudor style house in 1892. The two-storey house is built of coursed stone with ashlar quoins. The pleasance and park were created during the early 19th century. The pleasance was...

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CROWNHILL FORT

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

The earthwork, rock cut and some of the earth covered parts of the Royal Commission fort known as Crownhill Fort, built between 1863 and 1872. Part of a series of defences which protected the city of Plymouth and Devonport Dockyard from attack by land. The fort was designed by Captain EF D...

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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...

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

Extensive mid 18th century pleasure ground and parkland laid out in a steep-sided dene at The Castle. The dene has a number of ornamental plantings and features including pools, a suspension bridge constructed in 1878. Paths cut though the woods and Castle Eden Burn is divided into a numbe...

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