Architecture (143 pages found in this category)


Devil’s door

Blocked-up door in the north wall of a church, once believed to have been an escape route for the Devil when he left a child as a result of the sacrament of baptism.

Dewsbury Minster

Parish church in Dewsbury and Mother Church of West Yorkshir.

Dunecht House

Stately home on the Dunecht estate in Aberdeenshire, Scotland.

Dunham Massey Hall

English country house near Altrincham, in Greater Manchester, surrounded by historic formal gardens and a deer park. Built in the early 18th century by the Earls of Warrington, passing to the Earls of Stamford by inheritance, it has been owned by the National Trust since the death of the 10th and last Earl of Stamford in 1976.

Eleanor cross

Series of 12 crosses, one built at each place where the funeral cortège of Eleanor of Castile, wife of King Edward I, stopped for the night.

Ellenbrook Chapel

Redirected to St Mary the Virgin’s Church, Ellenbrook.

Ellon Castle and gardens

Historic ruined castle remains, formerly Fortalice of Ardgith, focal point within a formal walled garden in Ellon

Eyebrow Cottage, Sale

Oldest surviving building in Sale, Greater Manchester, built c.1670.

Fernley Observatory

Victorian astronomical observatory in Hesketh Park, Southport.

Folly

Ornamental structure with no practical purpose, built to enhance a designed garden landscape.