Farmstead record DNN 080 - Farmstead: Dennington Place

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Summary

Dennington Place is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed OS map. The farmstead is laid out in a regular E-plan and a regular U-plan pattern with the farmhouse detached from the agricultural range. The farmstead sits alongside a public road in an isolated location. There has been a significant loss of working buildings with the U-plan completely lost and the E-plan reduced in size.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 2624 6671 (111m by 128m)
Map sheet TM26NE
Civil Parish DENNINGTON, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Full Description

Dennington Place is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed OS map. The farmstead is laid out in a regular E-plan and a regular U-plan pattern with the farmhouse detached from the agricultural range. The farmstead sits alongside a public road in an isolated location. There has been a significant loss of working buildings with the U-plan completely lost and the E-plan reduced in size.

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  • --- Unpublished document: Campbell, G., and McSorley, G. 2019.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

Jun 11 2020 3:10AM

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