Farmstead record BNB 028 - Farmstead: Holly Farm

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Summary

Holly Farm is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed Os map. The farmstead is laid out in a regular full-plan with addiitonal detached elements. The farmhouse is detached and set away from the yard. The farm sits alongside a public road in a village location. There has been a partial loss of working buildings with the remaining converted for residential use.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 4778 8999 (99m by 75m)
Map sheet TM48NE
Civil Parish BARNBY, WAVENEY, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (4)

Full Description

Holly Farm is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed Os map. The farmstead is laid out in a regular full-plan with addiitonal detached elements. The farmhouse is detached and set away from the yard. The farm sits alongside a public road in a village location. There has been a partial loss of working buildings with the remaining converted for residential use.

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  • --- Unpublished document: Campbell, G., and McSorley, G. 2019.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 30 2019 8:27AM

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