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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

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

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...

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

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...

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 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

ELSING HALL

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

Moated medieval manor house, altered in the mid 18th century and restored and extended in 1852 by Thomas Jekyll. The medieval house was built circa 1460-70 by Sir Hugh Hastings. It comprised a central open hall with cross wings, a chapel to the east and service wing to the west. Much of th...

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

BENHAM PARK

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

Eighteenth century landscape park. Woodland is present along the northern boundary and in the northeast quarter. Activities prior to 1773 are uncertain, after this Capability Brown and Henry Holland were responsible for landscaping. This included open parkland and lawns, ha ha and lake. A...

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

MYDDLE CASTLE

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

The remains of a fortified manor house dating to circa 1308. The moat survives only as a small fragment of earthwork. The park, which was already in existence by 1333 was converted to pasture in the 17th century and no evidence of it survives on the ground.

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

WARWICK CASTLE

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

A Medieval motte and bailey castle built in 1068 extended and rebuilt during the 13th and 14th century with 15th century additions. Alterations to the Bear and Clarence towers in the reign of Richard III to carry artillery. King James I granted the ruinous castle to Sir Fulke Greville in 1...

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