Monument details

HER Number:1299/1/0
Type of record:Archaeology
Name:Tatton Medieval Mill, Tatton Brook

Summary

The remains of a dam and millpond survive at Tatton old Hall. The dam survives as an earthwork, 30m long and 12m wide. Radiocarbon dates confirm that it was used in the 11th century. To the south is a mill pond visible as a scooped area. The mill building has not been located.

The area is part of a Scheduled Monument.


Parish:TATTON, MACCLESFIELD, CHESHIRE EAST

Monument Types

  • MILL DAM (AD 11TH CENTURY - 1000 AD to 1099 AD)
  • WATERMILL (AD 11TH CENTURY to Medieval - 1000 AD to 1539 AD)
Protected Status:Scheduled Monument 1016586: Tatton Medieval Settlement, Prehistoric Settlement Remains, The Buried Remains Of Tatton Old Hall And Mill Dam; Registered Park or Garden (II*) 1000501: Tatton Park



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