Moated Site 1km South West of Rockingham Castle

Northamptonshire

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Medieval
Moat

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council

Northamptonshire County Council

District Council

Corby Borough Council

Parish

Cottingham

Parliamentary Constituency

Corby

Grid Reference

SE862862 (486243, 290354)

WGS84 Coordinates

52.5039, -0.729275

Nearest Postcode

NN17 2RB

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Notes

Medieval moated site, built prior to the expansion of Rockingham Park to include the site in 1485. It was used as a keeper's and hunting lodge before being demolished in 1827. The moat is rectangular in shape, measuring 63 metres by 53 metres, the ditch is 8 metres wide and 1 metre deep. There is a causwayed entrance on the south west side. Scheduled.

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