King's Court Palace moated site, Motcombe - North Dorset

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: King's Court Palace moated site
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1017276
  • Local Planning Authority: North Dorset
  • Site Type: Domestic > Fortified house


  • County: Dorset
  • District / Borough: North Dorset
  • Parish: Motcombe
  • Parliamentary Constituency: North Dorset
  • Region: South West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Archaeology
  • Condition: Generally satisfactory but with minor localised problems
  • Principal Vunerability: Development requiring planning permission
  • Trend: Declining
  • Ownership: Private

Contact Details

Hugh Beamish 0117 975 0726

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England