Farmstead record SBT 072 - Farmstead: Grove Farm

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Summary

Grove Farm is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed Os map. Thje farmstead is laid out in a regular L-plan with buildings to the third side. The farmhouse is detached and set away from the yard. The farmstead sits alongside a public road in a loose farmstead cluster. There has been a total loss of working buildings.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 3696 7138 (170m by 113m)
Map sheet TM37SE
Civil Parish SIBTON, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (4)

Full Description

Grove Farm is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed Os map. Thje farmstead is laid out in a regular L-plan with buildings to the third side. The farmhouse is detached and set away from the yard. The farmstead sits alongside a public road in a loose farmstead cluster. There has been a total 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 (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  • --- Unpublished document: Campbell, G., and McSorley, G. 2019.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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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Nov 6 2019 11:40AM

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