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Lost Houses – Bearwardcote Hall

Moated Manor houses are relatively rare in Derbyshire, although several well known houses like Egginton, Radburne and Shipley Halls were certainly moated once, but the fashion for naturalistic landscape gardens in the 18th century led to their being enthusiastically filled in by landscape gardeners. Other sites are remembered by ‘moat’ place names. The great age […]