Record Details

NHER Number:25678
Type of record:Monument
Name:Medieval moat, original site of Newton Hall, Newton Flotman


This moat was probably the original site of Newton Hall. The name was later moved to the adjacent farmhouse (NHER 17238).

Images - none


Grid Reference:TM 2202 9913
Map Sheet:TM29NW

Full description

Three sided course of stream with right angle bends shown on Ordnance Survey maps is in fact the remains of a moat according to informant.
Probably site of Newton Hall, a name later used for adjacent farm.
E. Rose (NLA), 12 January 1990.

15 October 1993. NLA air photography.
Location of site can be determined but moat is not visible due to surrounding trees.
H. Clare (NLA), 21 February 2001.

Monument Types

  • GREAT HOUSE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • MOAT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status


Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: Edwards, D.A. (NLA). 1993. TM 2299H.

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