Farmstead record CHA 034 - Farmstead: Hill Farm

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Summary

Hill Farm is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed OS map. The farmstead is laid out in a regular U-plan with farmhouse detached and set away from the yard. The farmstead is set alongside a public road in a loose farmstead cluster. The farmhouse and a single working building are all that remain.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 2536 5619 (105m by 70m)
Map sheet TM25NE
Civil Parish CHARSFIELD, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (4)

Full Description

Hill Farm is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed OS map. The farmstead is laid out in a regular U-plan with farmhouse detached and set away from the yard. The farmstead is set alongside a public road in a loose farmstead cluster. The farmhouse and a single working building are all that remain.

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 (3)

  • --- Unpublished document: Campbell, G., and McSorley, G. 2019. SCCAS: Farmsteads in the Suffolk Countryside Project.
  • --- Vertical Aerial Photograph: various. Google Earth.
  • --- Map: Ordnance Survey. 1880s. Ordnance Survey 25 inch to 1 mile map, 1st edition.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jul 23 2019 3:46PM

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