Keys to the Past

Butsfield, Byerley House (Butsfield)

This is the site of a medieval house built in the 12th century. However, the current building is of 19th and 20th century date. In 1891 the foundations of the earlier building were found. To the west of the house the foundations of a stone building can still be see

Reference number:D1826
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Butsfield


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