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WIMPOLE HALL

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

Mainly 18th century house with earlier origins circa 1632. Built for Thomas Chucheley on the site of a Medieval moated house. The house was altered between 1689-1710 and by James Gibbs between 1713-1721 and 1730. In 1742 Henry Flitcroft carried out some alterations and in the later 18th ce...

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

CATESBY PRIORY

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

Cistercian nunnery founded in 1175 with evidence that it was founded as a Benedictine house. Dissolved 1536. Associated earthworks of leat and ponds. 16th Century house demolished in 1863. Formal gardens include sunken garden surviving as earthworks.

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

RIVER COLNE NAVIGATION

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

Colchester was a Roman town and port at the head of navigation of the tidal Colne. In the reign of Richard I, the river was put under the new corporation of Colchester. An Act of 1623 gave Colchester better control of the river, but it needed improvement to remain navigable. A further Act...

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

CHILHAM PARK

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

Medieval deer park landscaped during the 18th and 19th century with formal and ornamental gardens developed from circa 1630. The parkland mainly planted with scattered trees with belts along northeast, east and southern boundary. A tree avenue south of the castle may date from the early 17...

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

Civil War town defences, constructed in 1644, possibly on the site of an earlier wall, for which documentary evidence survives. The earthwork was used as a terraced walk in the 18th century, and had been laid out as a promenade by 1849.

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

Late 18th century pictureque stream and valley landscape at Badger Hall, a country house constructed during the 1730s and demolished in 1952. Late 18th century gardens were also present, but these have also been destroyed, but many of the garden buildings survive. The grounds are situated...

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GREENBURN MINE

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

Copper mine comprising at least fIve east-west copper veins, all of which were mined at some stage during the life of the mine. It is not known when mining first started at Greenburn, however documentary sources indicate that mining was well established b

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

Enigmatic ditched enclosure containing three ponds and other earthworks - clearly the remains of a a former garden, probably C17th or earlier. Earliest reference to a garden circa 1235 and 1447. Earthwork platform of former C19th kennels

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

LONGLEAT PARK

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

Landscape park containing 19th and 20th century formal gardens and walled kitchen garden at Longleat House. A formal, enclosed garden was created for the 16th century house. It comprises borders, walks, and hedges and is depicted in paintings of the 1670s with twin fountains. This scheme w...

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DEVIZES CASTLE

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

Neo Norman/Gothic castle and gatehouse built from 1842 with additions of 1860-80. Built on the motte of a castle first mentioned in 1106. The first castle was burnt down in 1113 and was replaced by a stone structure circa 1123. When visted by Leland circa 1540 much of the castle had fallen...

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