Farmstead record WIX 018 - Farmstead: Hoy's Farm

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Summary

Hoy's Farm is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed Os map. The farmsead is laid out in a linear plan with additional detached elements. The farmhouse is detached and set away from the yard. The farmstead sits alonside a public road in an isolated location. This farmstead has been completely lost.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 7164 4284 (164m by 93m)
Map sheet TL74SW
Civil Parish WIXOE, ST EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (5)

Full Description

Hoy's Farm is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed Os map. The farmsead is laid out in a linear plan with additional detached elements. The farmhouse is detached and set away from the yard. The farmstead sits alonside a public road in an isolated location. This farmstead has been completely lost. (S2-5)

20th C barn, belonging to a complex of farm buildings. Timber-framed and weather boarded, c.1910. Formally two separate buildings, one being a stable, but now linked internally. Does not possess any historical merit.

Recorded as part of the Farmsteads in the Suffolk Countryside Project. This is a purely desk-based study and no site visits were undertaken. These records are not intended to be a definitive assessment of these buildings. Dating reflects their presence at a point in time on historic maps and there is potential for earlier origins to buildings and farmsteads. This project highlights a potential need for a more in depth field study of farmstead to gather more specific age data.

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Alston, L.. 2007. Archaeological Record: Wixoe Barns, Wixoe, Suffolk.
  • <S2> Unpublished document: Campbell, G., and McSorley, G. 2019. SCCAS: Farmsteads in the Suffolk Countryside Project.
  • <S3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1880s. Ordnance Survey 25 inch to 1 mile map, 1st edition.
  • <S4> Map: Ordnance Survey. c 1904. Ordnance Survey 25 inch to 1 mile map, 2nd edition. 25".
  • <S5> Vertical Aerial Photograph: various. Google Earth.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Apr 25 2020 8:17AM

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