Keys to the Past

Shawdon Hall, Hedgeley (Hedgeley)

Shawdon Hall was built in 1799 by William Hargrave, on the site of an early 15th century tower house. The site of the deserted medieval village of Shawdon probably surrounds the present hall, although no earthworks can be seen. Shawdon Hall is a Listed Building, protected by law.

Reference number:N3238
Historical period: Georgian (1714 to 1830)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Legal status:Listed Building
Event(s):FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1955; E Geary



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Source of Reference
Local History of Hedgeley


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