Farmstead record GRU 088 - Farmstead: Park Farm

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Summary

Park Farm is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed OS map. The farmstead is laid out in a regular courtyard L-plan with buildings to the third side and additional detached elements. The farmhouse is set away from the yards. The farmstead is set alongside a public road in an isolated position. There has been a partial loss of working buildings with moderns sheds on site.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 2271 4977 (97m by 119m)
Map sheet TM24NW
Civil Parish GRUNDISBURGH, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Full Description

Park Farm is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed OS map. The farmstead is laid out in a regular courtyard L-plan with buildings to the third side and additional detached elements. The farmhouse is set away from the yards. The farmstead is set alongside a public road in an isolated position. There has been a partial loss of working buildings with moderns sheds on site.

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  • --- Unpublished document: Campbell, G., and McSorley, G. 2019.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

Aug 21 2019 12:34PM

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