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Latitude: 53.2122 / 53°12'43"N
Longitude: -3.4393 / 3°26'21"W
OS Eastings: 303977
OS Northings: 369313
OS Grid: SJ039693
Mapcode National: GBR 6L.1R1F
Mapcode Global: WH76V.4JHB
Entry Name: Pysgodlan Moated Site
Scheduled Date: 17 May 1989
Source ID: 3133
Cadw Legacy ID: DE200
Schedule Class: Domestic
Category: Moated Site
County: Denbighshire (Sir Ddinbych)
Traditional County: Denbighshire
The monument consists of a moat, a wide ditch surrounding a building, usually filled with water, dating to the medieval or post-medieval period. The monument consists of a rectangular platform 32.5m x 18m enclosed by a moat 8-12m wide, except in the north-west where it is expanded into a pond 28m x 30m. In the north-east there is a 8m wide counterscarp or dam.
The monument is of national importance for its potential to enhance our knowledge of medieval or post-medieval defensive organisation. It retains significant archaeological potential, with a strong probability of the presence of associated archaeological features and deposits. The moat itself may be expected to contain archaeological information concerning chronology and building techniques, together with a strong probability of environmental evidence.
The scheduled area comprises the remains described and areas around them within which related evidence may be expected to survive.