John O'Gaunt's House: a motte castle and moated site 300m north east of Haygate Farm, Bassingbourn cum Kneesworth - South Cambridgeshire

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: John o'Gaunt's House: a motte castle and moated site 300m NE of Haygate Farm
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1010865
  • Local Planning Authority: South Cambridgeshire
  • Site Type: Defence > Castle


  • County: Cambridgeshire
  • District / Borough: South Cambridgeshire
  • Parish: Bassingbourn cum Kneesworth
  • Parliamentary Constituency: South Cambridgeshire
  • Region: East of England

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Archaeology
  • Condition: Extensive significant problems
  • Principal Vunerability: Arable ploughing
  • Trend: Declining
  • Ownership: Commercial company