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It is one of England's best-preserved medieval fortified manor houses.
Yes, Leeds Castle existed as a fortified manor house at the top of Boar Lane on Mill Hill at this time and lasted for about 200 years.
He had close connections with Royalty and there is no doubt that Caludon Castle was an important fortified manor house of the period.
It will be part of a castle trail in Swansea, which will take in ancient fortresses including Oystermouth Castle overlooking Mumbles bay, Pennard Castle with views of Three Cliffs Bay, Weobley Castle in Llanrhidian, one of the few surviving fortified manor houses in Wales and Oxwich Castle, a grand Tudor mansion built in courtyard style with panoramic views.
The "Palace" is the ruins of a fortified manor house built in 1255 by Adam of Jesmond.
Hollinside, near Whickham, Gateshead, is a medieval fortified manor house that was once the home of the Redheugh family, who gave their name to part of the town.
Sitting in an elevated position, the grade II listed property enjoys views across the Bristol Channel and was built on or near the site of a late medieval fortified manor house.
Edward's son, the first English 'Prince of Wales', was born here in 1284 rw090207Aerial50; Bodysgallen Hall - now a hotel and spa - has 13th Century origins and stands in over 200 acres of its own parkland south of Llandudno with views of Snowdonia and Conwy Castle rw120207Aeriall; Penrhyn Castle, a 19th Century neo-Norman 'fantasy' near Bangor, built for slate quarry owner George Dawkins Pennant, was originally a medieval fortified manor house rw120207Aerialc; Erddig Hall, a stately home near Wrexham, was built between 1684 and 1687 during the reign of King James II.
To be fair, it can claim two others in the shape of a museum of the Shropshire Hills and Stokesay Castle, the striking fortified manor house on its outskirts.
For hundreds of years it stood as a fortified manor house but became derelict after being turned into a hotel and gutted by fire in 1978.
It began life as a fortified manor for Ednyfed Fychan before Ioan ap Gruffudd, in 1438, founded a stone castle and added a tower house.
The Grade I-listed Hollinside fortified manor house overlooks Derwent Walk Country Park in Gateshead.
The fortified manor house can be found nestled deep in woods on top of a hill on the edge of the Derwent Valley not far from Whickham Golf Club and has been deemed the best medieval house on Tyneside.
Hoghton Tower is a spectacular fortified manor house a few miles to the east of Preston, with a mile-long approach drive that rises some 400 feet and is the venue for the spring runs.