Monument record FRK 148 - Medieval dovecote, barn and house

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Summary

1292: One dovecote with annual value of 2 shillings listed in taxation of February 22, 1292 (S1)(R1). Formerly recorded as FRK MISC

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 66 71 (1000m by 1000m)
Map sheet TL67SE
Civil Parish FRECKENHAM, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (3)

Full Description

1292: One dovecote with annual value of 2 shillings listed in taxation of February 22, 1292 (S1)(R1).
1515: Valor Ecclesiasticus return values "one close, in which lie the dwelling house (the rectory), the barn and the dove-house of the said rectory, containing, by estimation, one acre, of the yearly value of 13d 4d" (S1).
Exact location of C13-C16 rectory not known.
Location of one dovecote probably TL 6800 7088C "Dovecote Pasture", site of rectangular enclosure c.130m x 100m, which surrounds circular ring ditch (see FRK 035).

Formerly recorded as FRK MISC

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <S1> (No record type): Callard E, The Manor of Freckenham, 1924, 67, 197 & 228.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Sep 5 2018 1:55PM

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