This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
2385 SJ 82 SE 14/25 Moat Farm House
C19 roughcast to earlier timber frame. Probably of medieval origin and a hall house with chamber floor inserted when the house was altered late Cl7. L-shaped on plan; 2 storeys; C19 and modern casement windows. Front (to west) has 1 C19 casement and plain modern door with small carved wood panel over head inscribed "Thomas Reynolds 1680". Gabled ends; with modern barge-boards; central brick stack; old tiles on north and east sides, modern tiles elsewhere. Interior: Contains original heavy roof timbers including an arched-braced collar beam truss, also wide fireplace probably inserted late C17: chamfered ceiling beams. Traces of a moat remain on north and east boundaries. Reference: Victoria Country History, Vo. IV, pp 136-8.
Moat Farm House shall be amended to read:- Moat House Farmhouse.
(This building was included in Statutory List of No 5 for the former Rural District of Stafford dated 31 October 1972, in the old format).
Listing NGR: SJ8647420507
Copyright IoE Mr Chris Ayre. Source Historic England Archive
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Roughcast, Tile, Timber, Medieval Hall House, Tudor Monument <By Form>, Elizabethan House, Domestic, Dwelling, Timber Framed House, Timber Framed Building, Farmhouse, Agricultural Dwelling, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building, Moat, Water Supply And Drainage