Farmstead record DLL 030 - Farmstead: Thorpe Hall Farm (Thorp Hall)

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Summary

Thorp Hall is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed OS map. The farmstead is laid out in a regular L-plan with buildings to the third and fourth side. The farmhouse is detached and set away from the yard. The farmhouse and the majority of the working buildings have been lost with just a single original building remaining.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 2798 5600 (102m by 83m)
Map sheet TM25NE
Civil Parish DALLINGHOO, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK
Civil Parish WICKHAM MARKET, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Full Description

Thorp Hall is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed OS map. The farmstead is laid out in a regular L-plan with buildings to the third and fourth side. The farmhouse is detached and set away from the yard. The farmhouse and the majority of the working buildings have been lost with just a single original building remaining.

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  • --- Unpublished document: Campbell, G., and McSorley, G. 2019.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

Aug 5 2019 3:18PM

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