|Fortified Manor - Dent de Lion, Garlinge, Daundelyon Court, Dandelion (viewed 0 times)|
Longitude: 1.349731 - Latitude: 51.3777 - GridRef: TR 3321 6962
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Medieval fortified manor house.
Monument Number 469147.
Grade II Listed Building.
fortified manor house, square with square turrets.
defended by round gunports and loops for hand guns or
* Carts of smuggled corn were driven through the gatehouse.
1272-1307 Held by the family of
Dandeleon or Daundelynn.
1379 Held by William
1399-1413 During: Held by John
1445 John Dandelyon (2)
died and his daughter inherited. She had
man called Pettit and they held the site jointly.
* Held by John
Pettit, son of the above.
1661 Capt. John Pettit
died and left it to his five sons. They sold it to
Henry Fox, Lord Holland.
* Henry Fox,
Lord Holland conveyed it to the Hon. Charles James
* James Fox left
it in his will to John Powell, Esq..
* John Powell
died without issue and it passed to his sister, wife of
1703 Large room
discovered with urns of earth and glass.
1847 Name changed to
1963 Field Investigation.
Only the gatehouse remains.