Monument details

HER Number:1195/1/2
Type of record:Archaeology
Name:Swineyard Hall Moat

Summary

The moat around and platform on which Swineyard Hall (CHER 1195/1/1) stands is a Scheduled Monument. Three sides of the moat are preserved as a stone lined ornamental pond. The fourth side has been infilled and lies below a cobbled yard. There is archaeological evidence of earlier occupation outside the moated area.


Parish:HIGH LEGH, MACCLESFIELD, CHESHIRE EAST

Monument Types

  • MOAT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
Protected Status:Listed Building (II*) 1115517: SWINEYARD HALL FARMHOUSE; Scheduled Monument 1009585: Swineyard Hall Moated Site

Related records

1195/1/1Related to: Swineyard Hall Farmhouse (Monument)



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