Monument record SDL 003 - Old House Yard

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Summary

Small roughly square enclosure, approximately 50 x 60m, on the Stradishall/ Denston parish boundary.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 7537 5242 (78m by 83m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TL75SE
Civil Parish DENSTON, ST EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK
Civil Parish STRADISHALL, ST EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (3)

Full Description

Small roughly square enclosure, approximately 50 x 60m, on the Stradishall/ Denston parish boundary. A linear pond marks its N boundary - ?the remains of a moat. Approached by a long lane from the S, following the parish boundary. A building is shown in the middle of the enclosure on a 1778 Denston estate map (S1), which is no longer shown on the Tithe Map of 1839 (S2). This map also shows the pond at the N end. Enclosure named on the map as `Old House Yard', with the Old House Field and Paddock adjoining.
Interior of enclosure shown on 1:10000 map as wooded.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> (No record type): Suffolk Record Office, Bury St Edmunds, 279/6.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: copy of a tracing of (S1) in Denston parish file.
  • <S2> Map: 1839. Stradishall Tithe Map and Apportionment. Stradishall Tithe Map, Suffolk Record Office (Bury), T58/1.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Sep 2 2016 4:16PM

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