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Old Madeley Manor (Remains Of)

A Grade II Listed Building in Madeley Park, Staffordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9775 / 52°58'39"N

Longitude: -2.3395 / 2°20'22"W

OS Eastings: 377299

OS Northings: 342294

OS Grid: SJ772422

Mapcode National: GBR 035.9BM

Mapcode Global: WH9BT.1F76

Entry Name: Old Madeley Manor (Remains Of)

Listing Date: 2 December 1952

Last Amended: 14 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206157

English Heritage Legacy ID: 362668

Location: Madeley, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, CW3

County: Staffordshire

Civil Parish: Madeley

Built-Up Area: Madeley Park

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: MadeleyAll Saints

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 74 SE MADELEY C.P. MANOR ROAD
(off west side)

5/56 Old Madeley Manor
(remains of)
(formerly listed as Old
2/12/52 Manor House (remains)

II

Manor house,remains of. medieval probably C15 or early C16. Coursed red sandstone.Only a fragment of walling survives to a maximum height of just over 3m. This contains part of the springing of an external round-headed doorway with portcullis groove and chamfered arch; to the south a window at ground level (perhaps formerly lighting a cellar)and remains of a large fireplace with knife sharpening grooves to one side.Several blocks of dressed masonry lie nearby. Impressive fishponds or moats lie immediately to the north and west,and in the adjoining fields are further extensive earthworks, some of which (to the north-east) may have been associated with the garden of the house. The house itself, of which there is an engraving in Plotfs History of Staffordshire was partly timber framed. Scheduled Ancient Monument; some renovation
to the existi.kg stonework was carried out in 1980.


Listing NGR: SJ7729942294

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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