Medieval moated house surrounded by a wet moat and built around two courtyards.
Home of the Lygon family.
15th C Moated house.
1593 The manor house was built on the site of the previous house.
1646 c: Garrisoned for a short time for Charles I.
1646 Surrendered when Worcester was taken.
1683 Extensively restored.
19th C Remodelled with more than 100 rooms.
1939-1945 Is the site where the Royal family would have been evacuated to if matters got worse in London.
20th C Owned by Lady Rosalind Morrison.