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DOMESTIC > DWELLING > HOUSE > GREAT HOUSE
MONUMENT <BY FORM> > HOUSE > GREAT HOUSE
PREFERRED TERM
GREAT HOUSE  
BROADER CONCEPT
SCOPE NOTE
  • A large house dating from the 16th century onwards, built as a symbol of the wealth and status of the owner but not intended to be defensible unlike the castles and manor houses it replaced.
ATTRIBUTION NAME
  • English Heritage
LICENSE
IDENTIFIER
  • http://purl.org/heritagedata/schemes/eh_tmt2/concepts/68946
DATE ISSUED
  • 7/17/13
PUBLISHER
URI
http://purl.org/heritagedata/schemes/eh_tmt2/concepts/68946
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