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GREAT TANGLEY MANOR HOUSE

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

Large house, on moated site, the medieval core comprises a two bay hall built in the late 15th century. The rear chimney stack was added to heat the open hall in the early 16th century. The house was extensively updated in the Elizabethan period, dated by the 1582 date carved on the consol...

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

LYME PARK

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

Park documented in 1466 and in use as a deer park by the 16th century. Formal gardens at Lyme Park were first laid out during the 17th century, but the principal gardening activity dates to the late 19th century and includes the Terrace Garden and the Italian or Fountain Garden now known a...

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

ELTHAM PALACE

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

Originally an 11th century manor house and a bishops palace, which passed to the Crown in 1311 and was used as a royal palace for the next 300 years. The most significant medieval survival is the Great Hall, built between 1475 and 1480, with an impressive hammerbeam-type roof. The palace f...

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MAIDEN FORT

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

Originally built in the 16th century and called Lamberds Bulwark, rebuilt in stone in 1747. It was strengthened in 1861 and converted for a single gun in 1940. Restored by English Heritage to its 19th century appearance. Scheduled listed and in guardianship.

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CHURCH OF ST FELICITAS

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

A Church rebuilt circa 1866-7 by William White; 15th century tower remains. Contains 12th century font. Roadworks adjacent to the church in 1973 located a number of Mediaeval cist graves, and evidence of a pre-Norman llan. The base of a cross and a round cross-head were also discovered.

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ORDSALL HALL

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

Ordsall Hall stands on a platform within a moat approximately 65 metres by 75 metres. The building contains in the remains of the east wing a suit of rooms which are the earliest example in the north-west of the private domestic apartments of a noble family. The two rooms are all that rema...

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BRIGSTOCK MANOR HOUSE

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

Manor house with medieval origins and remains of moat now converted to a sunken garden. The building is mainly dated late 15th century to mid 16th century. Altered 17th to 18th century and restored and extended mid 19th century and 1887.

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ALTHORP PARK

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

Landscape park and formal gardens at Althorp House. The park was first laid out in 1512 and was extended many times between 1567 and 1901. Earthworks of the 17th century layout survive as earthworks. The grounds around the house were laid out by Henry Holland circa 1790 and by W M Teulon c...

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SODINGTON HALL

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

The remains of a moated site at Soddington Hall. The moat measures 110 metres north to south by 80 metres east to west overall, with a 1 metre to 2 metres high by 2 metres wide external bank to the north. The northern arm is 30 metres wide and has been excavated from the hillside. This arm...

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CHURCH OF ST MARY MAGDALENE

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

The church was built between 1406-9 as a chantry, established by King Henry IV to commemorate the Battle of Shrewsbury fought nearby in 1403. Shortly after completion, it became a secular college with attached hospital, the chantry and college being dissolved in 1547. The college is said t...

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