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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

CROWLE COURT

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

The buried and earthwork remains of the moated medieval monastic retreat at Crowle Court. It was an estate of the Bishop of Worcester, which is believed to have acted as a summer residence or retreat during the 14th to the 16th centuries and acted as the retirement home of Prior Moore on t...

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

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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

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

WINDSOR GREAT PARK

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

Medieval park first documented in Domesday Book, and known as the Great Park in 1368. Between 1313 and 1331, a chapel in the park was served by 13 chaplains and 4 clerks. These were moved to the Castle by 1331. Field investigations carried out in 1963 found that the park pale, comprising a...

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