Earlier Houses: There was probably a Saxon house on, or near, the site of the current house.
House & Family History: In 2019 Fardel Manor was listed for sale, together with five acres, for £2 million.
Garden & Outbuildings: In 1860 the early Christian (probably 5th or 6th century) Fardel Stone was discovered in the grounds; it's today in the collection of The British Museum.
Chapel & Church: The grounds contain a 13th century chapel.
House Listed: Grade I
Park Listed: Not Listed
Past Seat / Home of: Walter Raleigh, 16th century; Carew Raleigh, 17th century; Raleigh family here from 14th until the mid-17th century. Hele family.
Current Ownership Type: Individual / Family Trust
Primary Current Ownership Use: Private Home
House Open to Public: No
Historic Houses Member: No