Jordan Castle: Grimestone: Grimstone: Grymston

Wellow

 

Scheduled Monument – Monument Number 320332

 

Medieval fortified manor house defended by a bank and ditch with the entrance to the south west.

 

1252                            Extant. John Folliot granted a licence to ‘embattle’ his manor house.

1264                            28th February: Licence to crenellate granted .

13th C                          Circular moated site.

1974                            Field Investigation.

1991-1996                   Aerial Photograph by RCHME.

1992                            Scheduled.

1993                            Watching Brief by Trent and Peak Archaeological Trust.

2001-2003                   Aerial Photograph by EH.

 

 

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