Moat Farm House / Moat House Farmhouse

29 Sep 2007
Moat Farm House, Haughton, Stafford, Staffordshire
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Moat House Farmhouse, Haughton, Stafford, Staffordshire
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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

II 2.

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


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0081 IOE Records taken by Chris Ayre; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Chris Ayre. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Ayre, Chris

Rights Holder: Ayre, Chris


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