Farmstead record CDD 130 - Farmstead: Bridge Place Farm (Bridge Place)

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Summary

Bridge Place Farm (Bridge Place), Coddenham. 19th century farmstead and farmhouse. Regular courtyard L-shaped plan formed by working agricultural buildings with additional detached elements. The farmhouse is set away from the yard. Total change to the plan layout with loss of the traditional farm buildings and farmhouse. Located within an isolated position.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 1110 5472 (142m by 116m)
Map sheet TM15SW
Civil Parish CODDENHAM, MID SUFFOLK, SUFFOLK
Civil Parish CREETING ST MARY, MID SUFFOLK, SUFFOLK

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Full Description

Bridge Place Farm (Bridge Place), Coddenham. 19th century farmstead and farmhouse. Regular courtyard L-shaped plan formed by working agricultural buildings with additional detached elements. The farmhouse is set away from the yard. Total change to the plan layout with loss of the traditional farm buildings and farmhouse. Located within an isolated position (S1-6).

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 (6)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Campbell, G., and McSorley, G. 2019. SCCAS: Farmsteads in the Suffolk Countryside Project.
  • <S2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1880s. Ordnance Survey 25 inch to 1 mile map, 1st edition.
  • <S3> Map: Ordnance Survey. c 1904. Ordnance Survey 25 inch to 1 mile map, 2nd edition. 25".
  • <S4> Vertical Aerial Photograph: various. Google Earth.
  • <S5> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1949. Ordnance Survey 6 inch to 1, mile, 3rd edition. 1:10,560.
  • <S6> Map: 1839. Coddenham Tithe Map.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jan 23 2020 3:17PM

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