There were around 4 pairs of nesting coots but this one had young..... if any Mallards came close this fella chased them off!
Into the Elysian Garden where there was a pair of Swans with 6 cyngnets
I stopped for a read and then wandered on and couldn't see the youngster until PEAKABOO, yep all 6!
I've never been to Priors Hall Barn. The timbers were cut down down 1417-1442 and according to English Heritage stylistically it matches the period.