Farmstead record CRE 034 - Farmstead: Unnamed Farm

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Summary

An unnamed farm is visible on the 1st Ed OS map. The farmstead is laid out in full regular courtyard, and regular L plan with the house detached and set away from the yard. The farmstead is set alongside a public road in an isolated location. There has been a significant loss of the working buildings and the farmhouse has been divided and converted to two dwellings.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 2246 6083 (66m by 105m)
Map sheet TM26SW
Civil Parish CRETINGHAM, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Full Description

An unnamed farm is visible on the 1st Ed OS map. The farmstead is laid out in full regular courtyard, and regular L plan with the house detached and set away from the yard. The farmstead is set alongside a public road in an isolated location. There has been a significant loss of the working buildings and the farmhouse has been divided and converted to two dwellings.

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  • --- Unpublished document: Campbell, G., and McSorley, G. 2019.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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Record last edited

Jul 31 2019 10:30AM

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