Farmstead record KIR 087 - Farmstead: Lodge Farm (Kirton Sluice Farm)

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Summary

Kirton Sluice Farm is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed OS map. The farmstead is laid out in a regular courtyard full plan with the farmhouse detached and set away from the yard. There farmstead sits alongside a private track ion an isolated location. There has been a partial loss of working buildings.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 2868 4097 (107m by 139m)
Map sheet TM24SE
Civil Parish KIRTON, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Full Description

Kirton Sluice Farm is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed OS map. The farmstead is laid out in a regular courtyard full plan with the farmhouse detached and set away from the yard. There farmstead sits alongside a private track ion an isolated location. There has been a partial loss of working buildings.

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  • --- Unpublished document: Campbell, G., and McSorley, G. 2019.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

Sep 18 2019 9:18AM

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