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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...

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

GENERAL CEMETERY

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

Anglican cemetery opened in 1836 and Dissenters extension of 1865. The cemetery covers an area of 7.28 hectares, is situated within a shallow valley, has an informal layout of grass and broadleaved trees, divided by a series of paths. Originally there were two mortuary chapels, one serving...

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

RUSHALL NEW HALL

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

House, built circa 1700 on a moated site, and incorporating part of a curtain wall constructed circa 1300. The present house is two-storeyed and brick-built with tiled roofs and was altered in the mid 19th century. Its rear and left return walls incorporate part of the crenellated curtain...

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

PECKFORTON CASTLE

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

Fortified house, built 1844-50 by Anthony Salvin, as a refuge for Sir John Tollemache MP from the `social unrest of the period. Mainly three storeys with one tower of five storeys. Red sandstone with lead, asphalt and tile roof. It is considered to be the last serious fortified house in En...

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

PILLATON OLD HALL

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

Remains of the C16th North range, gatehouse, and Chapel of St Modwena built in 1488, the latter restored in 1888. There are remains of a surrounding moat.

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

CLUN CASTLE

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

Medieval motte and three baileys surviving as an earthwork and stone keep. It was originally built of wood between 1090 and 1110, but was burnt down by the Welsh in 1196. It had been rebuilt by 1233. It was rebuilt in the second half of the 13th century in stone and this survives as a ruin...

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

HUNSTANTON HALL

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

Country house incorporating a moated manor house possibly mid 14th century in origin. The earliest substantial part of the house is a large two storey brick gatehouse possibly built in the late 15th century. In 1578 Sir Nicholas le Strange is reputed to have built a hall range at the west...

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