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

The earthwork remains of a Jacobean manor house and surrounding formal gardens immediately west and south of St Maurices Church. The manor house was built between 1607 and 1620 for Sir Thomas Darrell and was the predecessor of the mid-Georgian Horkstow Hall which is sited some 900 metres t...

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

Site of manor house and associated complex on Roxby Hill. Probably constructed in the late 13th century, the nucleus comprises a trapezoidal embanked enclosure subdivided internaly with the old house situated towards the south end, approached by a steep hollow way to the south. The manoria...

SOUTHORPE

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

Deserted Medieval settlement, surviving as cropmarks and earthworks. These include a moat with the manor house, a hollow way, building platforms, fishponds and a ridge and furrow field system. Population declined during the 15th century. The church was demolished in the early 16th century....

EYE KETTLEBY MILL

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

Site of the old manor-house of Eye Kettleby. Manor-house, water-mills, a windmill and a chapel are all mentioned in an inventory of 1594. Only a water-mill survived and was extant in 1878, but was demolished by 1972. A field there called Chapel Nook presumably marks the site of the chapel.

BLACKGRAVE MANOR

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

The buried and earthwork remains of a moated site at Blackgreves Farm. Records refer to Richard I granting the tenement to Reginald De Barres, and in 1252 Henry III granted the same lands to William de Belne, whose family retained the property until modern times despite its recorded ruin f...

THE BARONY

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

Site of the manor house of the Bishops of Durham. A moated site, formerly occupied by a castle or tower. The manor house was demolished in 1826 after a long period of decay and the site is now occupied by a farmhouse. Part of the moat is still visible as an earthwork.

BILSINGTON PRIORY

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

An Augustinian monastery founded in 1253 by Sir John Mansell, Lord Chief Justice of England. Mansell had the monastic buildings constructed at the manorial centre of Upper Bilsington, endowing the monastery with the surrounding demesne lands. The roughly square, north east-south west align...

SHELLOW HALL

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

A medieval moated site surrounding Shellow Hall. The moated site incorporates two islands which are separated by an intervening moat arm of the moat ditch. The northern island, the largest of the two, measures 60 metres square and is level with the surrounding ground surface. It is approac...

GEDDING HALL

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

Early 16th century gatehouse, formerly part of a moated manor house, incorporated into a house of 1897. A series of four connected fishponds lie east of the house. The gatehouse is reached via a 19th century wooden bridge over the moat. The first manor house on the site is believed to have...

ICKWORTH HALL

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

Medieval manor house demolished circa 1710. It was set within a rectangular enclosure, visible both on aerial photographs and as an earthwork on the ground. Excavations have located the plan of the building.