Sir John Moore Foundation

Black and white photo of Moat House (in poor condition) with a people outside (Gothard family).  Probably from the period when it was multi occupied by tenant farmers.  At the end of this period the building was condemned due to the condition and lack of services.  It was saved by the Hall family.

Object Title: Photo of Moat House with tenants


The SJM Collection includes a Moat House postcard (AMSJM:2013.1) and a notebook and associated letters (AMSJM:2021.10) from the 1910s exploring Moat House history.
The SJM Digital Collection includes several Moat House images which their owners have made available to us.
Previous owners Jon & Marilyn Dunkelman created a website about the Moat House. This with its associated gallery pages has information and images not elsewhere available.
See also the Appleby Magna history website. This has information on the Moat House.

Associated era: 20th Century