Fortified manor house.
1315 Licence to crenellate granted to Sir Roger Swynnerton.
1562 During: Humphrey Swynnerton’s daughter married a Fitzherbert and the manor came into the Fitzherbert family.
1651 c: Destroyed by Parliament.
1729 c: Rebuilt by architect Francis Smith.
1868 Private chapel added by Gilbert Blount.
20th C No remains.
21st C Lived in by Lord Stafford.