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

Questionable or Doubtful
Confidence is a statement of the site as a medieval fortification or palace
Alternative Name(s)
Ashley Green Grove Farm Cheynes Fortified Manor House earthwork
Aston Mullins Aston Bernard Fortified Manor House earthwork
Aylesbury Castle Kingsbury Timber Castle , Palace no visible
Aylesbury Town Defences Urban Defence no visible
Balbecs Castle, Medmenham Bolebecs Castle; Bolbeck; Bullbank's; Bulbek; Bulbank Timber Castle , Fortified Manor House no visible
Berrystead House, Ivinghoe Berrysted Palace no visible
Boarstall Tower Borstall, juxta Brehull; Welstreme Fortified Manor House major building
Bolebec Castle, Whitchurch Bolbeck Timber Castle , Masonry Castle earthwork
Bradwell Motte Timber Castle earthwork
Brill Hunting Lodge Brehull Timber Castle , Palace cropmark/slight earthwork
Broughton Old Manor Farm Broughton Staveley; Hollands Manor Fortified Manor House earthwork
Buckingham Castle Church of St Peter and St Paul; Bukingeham Timber Castle , Masonry Castle cropmark/slight earthwork
Castle Thorpe, Castlethorpe Thorpe; Hanslope; Hamslape; Hameslepe Timber Castle , Fortified Manor House earthwork
Cippenham Moat Fortified Manor House , Palace earthwork
Cublington; The Beacon Timber Castle earthwork
Desborough Castle, High Wycombe Disborough; West Wycombe; The Roundabout; Wicumbe Timber Castle , Siege Work earthwork
Ditton Park, Datchet Palace , Fortified Manor House no visible
Drayton Parslow Mound Timber Castle no visible
Ellesborough Cymbelines Mount Bellinus' Castle Timber Castle earthwork
Fingest Bishops Palace Palace earthwork
Frith Hill, Great Missenden Timber Castle earthwork
Fulmer Place Foulmere Palace no visible
Great Missenden; The Castle Rook Wood Timber Castle earthwork
Hampden Danes Camp Hampden Park Timber Castle earthwork
Haversham Manor Haveresham Fortified Manor House earthwork
Hawridge Court Hawridge Court Farm Timber Castle earthwork
High Wycombe, Castle Hill House Keep Hill; Wycumbam Timber Castle earthwork
Langley Marish royal manor Palace no visible
Lavendon Castle Laverdon; Lavendene Timber Castle , Masonry Castle earthwork
Little Kimble Motte Timber Castle earthwork
Little Missenden Castle Tower Timber Castle cropmark/slight earthwork
Long Crendon Motte Timber Castle no visible
Newport Pagnell Castle; The Battery Someries Castle; Castle Mead Timber Castle cropmark/slight earthwork
Newport Pagnell Town Defences Urban Defence no visible
Old Dashwood Hill Village Defences Fillington Wood medieval settlement Urban Defence earthwork
Parlaunt Parlam; Paurlaunt; Levinz; Leving; Langley Marish Palace no visible
Princes Risborough; The Mount Palace , Fortified Manor House cropmark/slight earthwork
Saunderton St Mary Manor, Bledlow Cum Saunderton Timber Castle , Fortified Manor House cropmark/slight earthwork
Shenley Church End; The Toot Schenlea Timber Castle earthwork
Stoke Mandeville Stokes Fortified Manor House cropmark/slight earthwork
Stokes Poges Manor House Stoke Pogeys; Stoke Pugeys Fortified Manor House no visible
West Wycombe manor of the Bishop of Winchester Palace earthwork
Weston Turville; The Mount West Turville; Weston Molyns; Manor House Timber Castle , Fortified Manor House earthwork
Weston Underwood moated site Weston by Laundene Timber Castle earthwork
Wing Castle Hill Timber Castle earthwork
Wolverton Old Wolverton Church; Wulverington Timber Castle earthwork
Wooburn Bishops Palace Bishops Wooburn Palace no visible
Buckingham Town Defences Bourton Urban Defence no visible
Cublington Village Enclosure Urban Defence earthwork
Fastendich, Stokenchurch Pilsedich Urban Defence cropmark/slight earthwork
Fawley Court Fowley, Divine Mercy College Fortified Manor House masonry footings
Great Kimble Dial Hill Timber Castle earthwork
Hampden Grims Ditch mounds Oaken Grove Timber Castle earthwork
Hartley Court, Burnham Harlequins Castle; Hardicanute's Moat; Burnham Beeches moat Fortified Manor House earthwork
Ickford mound Timber Castle earthwork
Lavendon; The Bury Timber Castle cropmark/slight earthwork
Montem Mound, Upton-cum-Chalvey Salt Hill; Salts Hill; Sol's Hill Timber Castle earthwork
Mursley Mount Pleasant Field Timber Castle earthwork
Newton Longville Hangmans Hill Timber Castle cropmark/slight earthwork
Wavendon Timber Castle earthwork
Wendover Castle Ditches Timber Castle no visible
West Wycombe Ringwork Timber Castle earthwork
Weston Turville Manor Farm Weston Turvill; Hide Fortified Manor House cropmark/slight earthwork
Whaddon mound Timber Castle no visible
Winslow Castle Winseslai Timber Castle , Palace no visible

This listing was last updated on Sunday, August 27, 2017

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