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Bayham Abbey, Sussex

Rigold, S. E.

Bayham Abbey, Sussex

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Published by H.M. Stationery Off. in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England,
  • Sussex
    • Subjects:
    • Bayham Abbey (Tunbridge Wells, England),
    • Abbeys -- England -- Sussex -- Guidebooks.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby S. E. Rigold.
      SeriesDept. of the Environment. Ancient monuments and historic buildings, Dept. of the Environment. Official guidebook
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA664.B34 R53
      The Physical Object
      Pagination27 p.
      Number of Pages27
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5113451M
      ISBN 100116704381
      LC Control Number74186129

      North Bayham Abbey built by John Pratt, Viscount Bayham, before when Horace Walpole saw it, and a most important and early example of mid C18 Gothic revival, predating Sanderson Miller's Laycock Abbey and overlapping with Horace Walpole's Strawberry Hill with medieval fragments to either. The former bothy and gardener's house to the west and north of the garden were converted to private dwellings in the mid s. The ruins are quite spectacular, what a building it would have one been. The abbey church was extended in the late 13th century, and a gatehouse was added in the following century.

      North of the house the forecourt is enclosed with further shrubbery around the stable block Bayham Abbey to the east, further informal gardens extend m eastwards from the terraces. These are enclosed from the park by iron park paling and are Bayham Abbey laid to open grass with, c m from the house, two north to south sections of yew hedge surviving from the late C19 maze which was removed in the s. The house was built in by the architect David Brandon on the site suggested by Repton on his second visit in letter of that date to the second Earl. The lost village of Dode The Black Death in the 14th century virtually wiped out the village near Luddesdown. Drivers say the road in front of them 'disappeared' and a phantom appeared in front of them.

      There's no illustration to show what it might have looked like prior to Sussex book ruin and it doesn't indicate when it became a ruin. It's easy to find as there's a nice brown sign pointing the way off the B About this property Forming part of the characterful converted stable complex within the grounds of this impressive country estate, Stable Cottage is a delightful single storey detached property with far reaching views to the rear over fields and woodland. First floor has tripartite windows and ground floor has modified Venetian windows.


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Bayham Abbey, Sussex by Rigold, S. E. Download PDF Ebook

The open land between Furnace and Forge Woods and that to the south of Great Coppice Wood is under arable cultivation and it is Sussex book how much of Sussex book proposals for softening their surrounding woodland edges, as shown on the map in his Red Book, were ever carried out.

We were there for some time as we took Sussex book picnic with us. Other buildings, normally associated with abbeys, such as stables and barns, are yet to be located. Some believe a phantom Bayham Abbey haunts the road trying to flag down cars for a lift.

Bayham is notable for the quality of medieval sculpture, and for its wonderfully picturesque setting, which gave rise to its nickname, 'The Fountains of the South', though it was never as rich as the original Fountains Abbey in Yorkshire!

East front has a central lower section of two storeys and attics. Skeletons of young babies were found under the foundations of the Roman Bayham Abbey block when the site was excavated inand some believe they may have been sacrificed when the building was built around AD. About this property Forming part of the characterful converted stable complex within the grounds of this impressive country estate, Stable Cottage is a delightful single storey detached property with far reaching views to the rear over fields and woodland.

This road was constructed in by the third Marquess as a turnpike to replace the former public road which ran parallel, c m further north and within the estate and which emerged on the eastern boundary to the north of the former late C19 Bayham church now converted to a private house.

The river provided a water supply and adequate drainage. So glad we did! The bishop of Chichester, siding with the priory, excommunicated the abbey, upon which the abbot appealed to the king, maintaining that this was an infringement of the liberties of their order fn.

He became the subject of legend following his execution for horse theft in York. The lost village of Dode The Black Death in the 14th century virtually wiped out the village near Luddesdown.

History Bayham Abbey was founded aroundthe first buildings probably being completed by It is laid out on a south-facing slope, now laid to grass, and comprises a m x 90m compartment enclosed by high, red-brick walls.

He is said to ride silently through the trees. Ground floor cupboard contains probably reused section of medieval ribbed stone.

The name evolved to become Begham, and eventually, Bayham. A large extension of the s east of the south range was demolished in the s. The Chequers, Sevenoaks An area outside the pub was once used for public executions. Northwards beyond the lawn, some m north of the lodge is a dell containing the remains of a rock and water garden with a central pool, now in an overgrown and derelict state.

The ghost of a monk has also allegedly been seen in the park since the 19th Century.

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The light-filled accommodation currently comprises a spacious sitting room, with wide sliding French doors opening out to the terrace for full enjoyment of the expansive views, a characterful Sussex book dining Sussex book with high barrelled ceiling, a kitchen, two double bedrooms and Sussex book bathrooms.

Two lean-to glasshouses on the south-facing wall, under restoration insurvive from three shown in OSwhile on the north side of the wall is a range of lean-to, brick-built garden stores, also under restoration in A lovely place to go for a picnic and admire what remains of the architecture.

The knights are believed to have rode through Kemsing on their way to Canterbury. Interior of north wing has mid C18 staircase with column newel and turned balusters.

Three stone Sussex book. Maltman's Hill is believed to be haunted by a Sussex book drawn coach, and several other ghosts including a white lady, a Tudor lady, a monk, a colonel and a schoolmaster are also said to haunt the village.

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See Repton's advice on Bayham Abbey.