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List of the medieval fortified sites of the historic county of Derbyshire

Certain
Probable
Questionable or Doubtful
Rejected
Confidence is a statement of the site as a medieval fortification or palace
Name
Alternative Name(s)
Type
Remains
Ashford Castle; Ashford In The Water Fortified Manor House cropmark/slight earthwork
Bakewell Castle Hill Timber Castle earthwork
Barlborough Hall Barlborough House Fortified Manor House major building
Barlborough Old Hall Fortified Manor House no visible
Barton Blount Hall Barton Hall Fortified Manor House masonry ruins/remnants
Beighton Castle Castlesteads; Castlesteedes Timber Castle , Masonry Castle , Fortified Manor House no visible
Bolsover Castle Timber Castle , Masonry Castle masonry footings
Bolsover Town Defences Urban Defence earthwork
Bretby Castle Breteby Fortified Manor House cropmark/slight earthwork
Brizlincote Hall Brysingote; Brassincot Fortified Manor House no visible
Buxton Tower Old Hall Hotel; St Anne's Well Tower House masonry ruins/remnants
Castle Knob, Castle Gresley Greisely Timber Castle earthwork
Castleton Town Defences Urban Defence earthwork
Chatsworth House Fortified Manor House no visible
Chatsworth Hunting Tower The Stand Palace major building
Chesterfield Town Defences Urban Defence no visible
Codnor Castle Codenor; Cotenoure; Courtenoure Timber Castle , Masonry Castle masonry ruins/remnants
Derby Cockpit Hill copecastel Timber Castle no visible
Derby St Mary's Bridge Fortified Bridge masonry ruins/remnants
Derby Town Defences Urban Defence no visible
Duffield Castle, Derbyshire Dufelda; Castle Orchard Timber Castle , Masonry Castle masonry footings
Eastwood Hall, Ashover New Hall Tower House no visible
Fenny Bentley Old Hall Cherry Orchard Farm; Bentley Hall Pele Tower major building
Haddon Hall Heddon Fortified Manor House major building
Hardwick New Hall Fortified Manor House major building
Hartington Motte Bank Top Timber Castle earthwork
Hathersage Camp Green Danes Camp Timber Castle earthwork
Holmesfield Castle Hill Timber Castle , Masonry Castle earthwork
Hope Motte, Derbyshire Timber Castle earthwork
Horsley Castle Horston; Horeston; Horsford Horsley; Harestan; Harstan; Hareston vel Horsley Timber Castle , Masonry Castle masonry footings
Mackworth Castle Markeaton Timber Castle , Fortified Manor House masonry ruins/remnants
Melbourne Bishops Palace Palace no visible
Melbourne Castle Meleburn Fortified Manor House masonry ruins/remnants
Morley Church mound Timber Castle cropmark/slight earthwork
Morley Moor Mound Morley House Farm; The Mound; Toot Hill Timber Castle earthwork
Mouselow Castle, Glossop Mowslow; Castle Hill Timber Castle , Masonry Castle earthwork
Peveril Castle Peak; Pechefers; Pechesers; Peak's Arse; Peverel's; Castleton; Castle of the Peke Masonry Castle major building
Pilsbury Castle Hills Pillesbury Timber Castle earthwork
Ravensdale Hunting Lodge Duffield Frith Palace no visible
Repton Motte Rapendune Timber Castle no visible
Sawley Manor of Bishop of Coventry and Lichfield Church Farm; Sawley Old Hall; Sallowe Palace masonry ruins/remnants
Smisby Manor House Fortified Manor House earthwork
Stainsby Manor, Ault Hucknall Steynesby Hall Fortified Manor House earthwork
Stoney Middleton Castle Hill Timber Castle cropmark/slight earthwork
Stydd Hall Yeaveley preceptory Fortified Ecclesiastical site masonry footings
Tapton Motte, Chesterfield Topton Castle; Toptan cast; Castell Hyll Timber Castle earthwork
Tissington Ringwork Timber Castle earthwork
Wingfield Manor South Wingfield; Winfield; Winfeld; Wenfeld Fortified Manor House major building
Wynns Castle Pinxton Castle; Castle Wood; Wynn Castle Timber Castle , Fortified Manor House earthwork
Bakewell Burh Urban Defence no visible
Belper Manor Beaurepaire Palace masonry footings
Brampton Stone Low Timber Castle earthwork
Castle Bottoms, Hartington Upper Quarter Timber Castle no visible
Cheristone Castle Uncertain no visible
Chesterfield castle Castrum de Chestrefeld Uncertain no visible
Crowdecote Dove Mount Crowdycote; Crowdicote; Castle Field Timber Castle no visible
Eckington Castle Hill Timber Castle , Fortified Manor House cropmark/slight earthwork
Elmton Castle Camp Hill; Deincourt castle Timber Castle no visible
Harthill Moor Castle Ring Timber Castle earthwork
Melbourne Castle 'earthworks' Timber Castle earthwork
Middleton Castle Farm Youlgreave; Fulwood's Castle Timber Castle no visible
Netherseal Old Hall Masonry Castle no visible
North Lees Hall Pele Tower major building
Parwich; The Castle Timber Castle cropmark/slight earthwork
Prior Overtons Tower, Repton Pele Tower major building
Repton Village Defences Urban Defence no visible
Repton; The Buries Timber Castle cropmark/slight earthwork
Torside Castle, Charlesworth Harrop Moss; Glossop Timber Castle cropmark/slight earthwork

This listing was last updated on Monday, February 6, 2017


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