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Moat House, Acton Trussell and Bednall

Description: Moat House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 271656

OS Grid Reference: SJ9356317665
OS Grid Coordinates: 393563, 317665
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7566, -2.0968

Location: Moathouse Close, Acton Trussell, Staffordshire ST17 0RJ

Locality: Acton Trussell and Bednall
Local Authority: South Staffordshire District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST17 0RJ

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Listing Text


3/8 Moat House


Farmhouse. Probably early C16 with C18 addition and later alterations.
Timber framed beneath imitation framing with brick addition; plain tile
roofs; sandstone and brick external lateral stack and brick integral end
stack. T-shaped plan; C16 wing aligned east-west with massive lateral
stack to the south and C18 range to the north aligned north-south.
C16 gabled wing to left of 2 storeys and attic, 2-storey C18 range to
right with first floor band. C16 Wing: Casements; ground floor
rendered, first floor has closely spaced studs and a roof truss with
V-struts above, the collar and 2 pairs of purlins. C18 range: 4
windows, casements with segmental heads, blocked window to first floor
left; 6-panelled door to left of centre with reeded pilasters. Moat
House stands within the remains of a moat.

Listing NGR: SJ9356317665

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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