Medieval fortified manor house.
1275 Sir John Trussell was owner of the manor,
1338 Licence to crenellate granted to John Trussell by Edward III.
1357 Sir Willian Trussell fought with Edward, the Black Prince at the Battle of Poictiers in France.
1367 Licence to Crenelate granted to turn his manor into a castle.
1380 Sir William was Governor of Calais Castle. But died this year.