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Latitude: 51.9792 / 51°58'45"N
Longitude: -3.3473 / 3°20'50"W
OS Eastings: 307558
OS Northings: 232055
OS Grid: SO075320
Mapcode National: GBR YR.KDBC
Mapcode Global: VH6BS.XJR2
Entry Name: Oaklands Moated Site
Source ID: 1720
Cadw Legacy ID: BR041
Schedule Class: Domestic
Category: Moated Site
Community: Felin-fach (Felin-fâch)
Traditional County: Brecknockshire
The monument comprises the remains of a well-preserved medieval moated homestead, of late medieval date. The monument comprises a rectangular platform measuring 46m NE/SW by 51m NW/SE surrounded by a flat bottomed moat containing a stream on three sides, with a counterscarp bank outside. Irregularities and boulders on the ground inside the ditch suggests the presence of walls.
The monument is of national importance for its potential to enhance our knowledge of medieval settlement. The monument is well preserved and is an important relic of the medieval landscape. It retains significant archaeological potential, with a strong probability of the presence of intact archaeological deposits and structural evidence.
The scheduled area comprises the remains described and areas around them within which related evidence may be expected to survive.
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