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Latitude: 52.9895 / 52°59'22"N
Longitude: -3.472 / 3°28'19"W
OS Eastings: 301289
OS Northings: 344592
OS Grid: SJ012445
Mapcode National: GBR 6K.HP3X
Mapcode Global: WH66V.M3WZ
Entry Name: Maesmor Hall Castle Mound
Source ID: 375
Cadw Legacy ID: DE149
Schedule Class: Defence
Traditional County: Denbighshire
An oval mound 35m long, aligned WNW - ESE, and 12m wide located 100m WSW of Maesmor Hall. It is set within the grounds of the hall c. 70m SW of the present course of the Afon Ceirw.
There are signs that it was surrounded by a ditch, and there may have been a bailey, but its location has led to the disappearance of both of those features.
The monument is of national importance for its potential to enhance our knowledge of medieval settlement and defence. It retains significant archaeological potential, with a strong probability of the presence of associated archaeological features and deposits. The site itself may be expected to contain archaeological information concerning chronology and building techniques.
The scheduled area comprises the remains described and areas around them within which related evidence may be expected to survive.
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