Site of a Moated Manor House at Shelford

Description of this historic site

The site of a Manor House, and its associated moat, a wide ditch usually surrounding a building. It dates to the Medieval period, and there is documentary evidence for its existence. It is situated at Shelford, southeast of Burton Hastings.

Notes about this historic site

1 Dugdale records large pools, canals and moats marking the site of a Manor House.
2 Details of a manorial history exist.
3 It is possible that either Shelford House or Shelford House Farm mark the site of the moated manor house. A fishpond exists nearby (PRN 5337). This site requires a site visit.

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