Farmstead record NHC 031 - Farmstead: Cottage Farm

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Summary

Cottage Farm is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed Os map. The farmstead is laid out in a parallel plan with the farmhouse detached and set away from the yard. The farmhouse is set alongside a private track in an isolated location. Only the farmhouse remains with large modern sheds on site.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 4661 8860 (90m by 115m)
Map sheet TM48NE
Civil Parish NORTH COVE, WAVENEY, SUFFOLK

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Full Description

Cottage Farm is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed Os map. The farmstead is laid out in a parallel plan with the farmhouse detached and set away from the yard. The farmhouse is set alongside a private track in an isolated location. Only the farmhouse remains with large modern sheds on site.

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  • --- Unpublished document: Campbell, G., and McSorley, G. 2019.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

Jan 9 2020 4:03PM

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