Monument record HXN 006 - Vicarage

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Large rectangular moat and building adjacent to churchyard. Scheduled & Listed.


Grid reference Centred TM 180 775 (103m by 134m) (2 map features)
Map sheet TM17NE


Type and Period (3)

Full Description

Large (1.8 acres) rectangular moat adjacent to the W side of the churchyard. Possible original site of the palace of the medieval Bishops of Norwich at Hoxne (see also HXN 016 for later palace site). Now contains the Vicarage (Listed Building with C15 elements - see site file).
March 2002 : scheduled - details in (S2).
2006 (or 2007): Evaluation prior to construction of garages next to Vicarage by SCCAS - details to follow.

Features visible on Lidar. See associated files.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> (No record type): NAU, AP AYE 20.
  • <M1> (No record type): AP: NAU, AYE 20.
  • <S2> Scheduling record: English Heritage. Scheduled Ancient Monument file. English heritage.

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Sep 22 2020 1:46PM

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