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HODSOCK PRIORY

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

Fictitious name. Manorial complex the earliest standing structures dating from the early 16th century and having been built by the Clifton family. Present country house of 1829 with alterations of 1873-6. The early complex had an attached chapel mentioned in a Papal Bull of 1226 and confir...

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

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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...

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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...

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

Possible Medieval park enlarged and landscaped during the 1720s and the 1770s, containing mid 19th century terraced gardens. The park contains a number of drives, the primary drive which was reinstated in 1987, also has a lime avenue. Improvements in the park were also carried out after 18...

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

HAWKSTONE PARK

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

Late 18th century landscape park for Hawkstone Hall. It is bounded on the west side by Hawk Lake which was constructed during the mid 1870s. Tree belts are present along the north and east boundaries. Mid 18th century features include the terrace which contain remains of the hermitage, tun...

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

GEDDING HALL

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

Early 16th century gatehouse, formerly part of a moated manor house, incorporated into a house of 1897. A series of four connected fishponds lie east of the house. The gatehouse is reached via a 19th century wooden bridge over the moat. The first manor house on the site is believed to have...

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

CAVERSWALL CASTLE

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

House, built into the remains of a 13th century castle, granted a licence to crenellate in 1275. The remains comprise a roughly oblong enclosure with four polygonal angle towers, which, with the walls, do not stand to full height. A gatehouse on the east side leads on to a bridge across th...

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

PALACE HOUSE

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

The former Abbey Gatehouse, dated mid 14th century, was converted into a hunting lodge in circa 1540. It was enlarged to become part of a country house. It was extended early 18th century and enlarged 1872 by A.Blomfield. Built of coursed rubble stone, stone dressings and an old plain tile...

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

OXBOROUGH HALL

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

Fortified country house with a licence to crenellate granted in 1482. Extensive refurbishments were carried out during the late 18th and 19th centuries with the involvement of Buckler and A. W. N. Pugin. Brick-built, with some stone dressings and a pantile roof. Square moated site of four...

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