Site of Stoneton Manor House

Description of this historic site

The site of Stoneton Manor House which dated back to the Medieval period. A Georgian house now stands on the site. The manor house was located 600m north of Berryhill Plantation.

Notes about this historic site

1 Stoneton House, on site of Manor House.
2 A Georgian house now exists on the site.
3 When laying a tarmac drive the owner of the house came across, at a depth of about 2m from the surface, brick and limestone building material.
4 A stone inscribed ‘S.R.S. 1602’ has been built into the walls of the house. This would be the time of Sir Robert Spencer the first Baron Spencer of Wormleighton who was knighted by James I.

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