Farmstead record SEN 085 - Farmstead: Ash Farm

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Summary

Ash Farm is a farmstead is visible on the 1st Ed Os map. The farmstead is laid out in a regular full plan. The farmhouse is detached and set away from the yard. The farmstead sits alongside a public road in a loose farmstead cluster. All working buildings have been replaced by large scale modern infrastructure.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 3338 8200 (61m by 68m)
Map sheet TM38SW
Civil Parish ALL SAINTS AND ST NICHOLAS, SOUTH ELMHAM, WAVENEY, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (4)

Full Description

Ash Farm is a farmstead is visible on the 1st Ed Os map. The farmstead is laid out in a regular full plan. The farmhouse is detached and set away from the yard. The farmstead sits alongside a public road in a loose farmstead cluster. All working buildings have been replaced by large scale modern infrastructure.

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  • --- Unpublished document: Campbell, G., and McSorley, G. 2019.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

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Nov 28 2019 11:16AM

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