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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

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

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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

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

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

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

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

ALDERMASTON PARK

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

Mid and late 19th century gardens situated in a Medieval and later park at Aldermaston Court. Features include ponds situated to the north and south of a possible mid 18th century lake. Woodland is present to the west and north, these were planted during the 17th century and include remain...

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