Farmstead record SBT 060 - Farmstead: Hill Farm

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Summary

Hill Farm is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed Os map. The farmstead is laid out in a regular F-plan with the farmhouse detached and set away from the yard. The farmhouse sits alongside a private track in an isolated location. All working buildings have been replaced by modern sheds.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 3659 6890 (62m by 32m)
Map sheet TM36NE
Civil Parish SIBTON, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Full Description

Hill Farm is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed Os map. The farmstead is laid out in a regular F-plan with the farmhouse detached and set away from the yard. The farmhouse sits alongside a private track in an isolated location. All working buildings have been replaced by modern sheds.

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 (4)

  • --- Unpublished document: Campbell, G., and McSorley, G. 2019.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.
  • --- Map: Ordnance Survey. c 1904. Ordnance Survey 25 inch to 1 mile map, 2nd edition. 25".

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Record last edited

Nov 4 2019 2:38PM

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