Thesaurus Term/Concept: GREAT HOUSE

Identifier 68946
Status Preferred
Index? Yes
Scope Note A large house dating from the 16th century onwards, built as a symbol of the wealth and status of the owner but not intended to be defensible unlike the castles and manor houses it replaced.

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Context Record
Monument Type MDR6242 Bolsover Castle, Bolsover, Old Bolsover (Scheduled Monument)
Monument Type MDR6067 Hardwick Old Hall, Ault Hucknall (Building)
Monument Type MDR8391 Monk's Hall and Monks Hall Cottage, Alport, Youlgreave (Building)
Monument Type MDR6811 Padley Hall medieval Great House, Padley Manor Farm (Scheduled Monument)