Monument details

HER Number:131/1
Type of record:Archaeology
Name:Fortified Manor House at Great Moreton

Summary

A document of 1354 mentions the "the peel and the mote of Great Moreton". Although the precise location of the possible moat and peel tower are unknown, they may have been in close proximity to the mill, mill pond and seventeenth century hall.


Parish:MORETON CUM ALCUMLOW, CONGLETON, CHESHIRE EAST

Monument Types

  • FORTIFIED MANOR HOUSE? (AD 14TH CENTURY to AD 17TH CENTURY - 1300 AD? to 1699 AD?)
Protected Status:SHINE (Yes) CH13887: Site of Great Moreton Hall and Mill

Related records

131/2/1Parent of: Seventeenth Century Great Moreton Hall (Monument)



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