Current search

Filters

Total results: 148

LINSTOCK CASTLE

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

Farmhouse, formerly a tower house. Built in the 12th or early 13th century as palace for the Bishops of Carlisle, with 17th-20th century additions and alterations. Tower has large blocks of red sandstone, mostly from the Roman Wall nearby, for walls 2 me

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

KINGS NYMPTON PARK

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

Landscape park to Kings Nympton Park House covering an area of 115 hectares. It was developed from a deer park created by Sir Lewis Pollard during the late 15th century. Much of the 15th century park pale survives as an earthwork comprising a substantial bank and internal ditch. This enclo...

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

STRATFIELD SAYE PARK

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

Pleasure grounds and landscape park at Stratfield Saye House, designed 1745-1803 by Lord Rivers on the site of a deer park established in 1261. Additions were carried out by Duke of Wellington from 1813. The house is set within an area of lawns. The park comprises of picturesque planting o...

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

ROMAN GRAVELS LEAD MINE

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

Roman Gravels lead mine is one of a group of lead mines in the area which were of great significance in the lead industry of the 19th century and earlier. The discovery by miners in the 19th century of earlier shafts containing pottery and wooden shovels, as well as the discovery of Roman...

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

ST MARYS CHURCH

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

Church. Late 12th century with restorations of 1784, 1872 and 1888. Timbered 19th century porch; entrance with reused Norman arch of 2 orders, engaged columns with waterleaf capitals. Pointed lancet windows of 1888, small original trefoil-head window is

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

ST CLETHERS WELL

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

Two 15th century holy wells one in a well house the other outside. Restored in 1897 and the well house has been recently re-roofed. The well house Is a small granite structure with a pitched roof also made of granite, it maesures 1.77m by 2m. A round arched doorway gives acess to the basin...

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

COMBE ABBEY

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

Combe Abbey House was constructed on the site of a Cistercian abbey which was founded in 1150 and dissolved in 1539. Towards the end of the 16th century, John (afterwards Lord) Harington built the house incorporating three sides of the 15th century cloister, the south side of which had bee...

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

GREAT CHALFIELD MANOR

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

Moated manor house constructed circa 1480, on the site of a fortified manor house. Altered circa 1550 and again in 1840 when it was converted into a farmhouse. Restoration work was carried out between 1905-12. There are two water filled moats present to the north and south of the manor, wi...

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