Farmstead record HRT 051 - Farmstead: Kewgardens

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Summary

Kewgardens is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed Os map. The farmstead is laid out in a regular E-plan with additional detached elements and the farmhouse attached to the agricultural range. The farmstead sits alongside a public road in an isolated location. This farmstead survives intact with modern sheds to the side.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 8414 5380 (91m by 75m)
Map sheet TL85SW
Civil Parish HARTEST, BABERGH, SUFFOLK

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Full Description

Kewgardens is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed Os map. The farmstead is laid out in a regular E-plan with additional detached elements and the farmhouse attached to the agricultural range. The farmstead sits alongside a public road in an isolated location. This farmstead survives intact with modern sheds to the side.

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  • --- Unpublished document: Campbell, G., and McSorley, G. 2019.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 27 2019 10:57AM

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