Farmstead record RMB 035 - Farmstead: Corner Farm

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Summary

Corner Farm is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed Os map. The farmstead is laid out in a regular L-plan with buildings to the third side. There are further additional detached elements. The farmstead sits alongside a public road in a village location. There has been a significant loss of working buildings with large modern sheds on site.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 3639 8192 (76m by 93m)
Map sheet TM38SE
Civil Parish RUMBURGH, WAVENEY, SUFFOLK

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Full Description

Corner Farm is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed Os map. The farmstead is laid out in a regular L-plan with buildings to the third side. There are further additional detached elements. The farmstead sits alongside a public road in a village location. There has been a significant loss of working buildings 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  • --- Unpublished document: Campbell, G., and McSorley, G. 2019.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 11 2020 11:32AM

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