Motte Castle Immediately West of St John the Baptist's Church

Oxfordshire

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Medieval
Motte

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council

Oxfordshire County Council

District Council

South Oxfordshire District Council

Parish

South Moreton

Parliamentary Constituency

Wantage

Grid Reference

SE557557 (455732, 188026)

WGS84 Coordinates

51.5879, -1.19546

Nearest Postcode

OX11 9AF

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Notes

Medieval motte and ditch surviving as earthworks. The motte is a roughly circular mound 4m high, 40m in diameter at its summit and 50 across at the base. The ditch surrounds it on all but the western side. This is 15m wide and 2m deep. The gap on the western side is 10m wide. Scheduled.

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