Farmstead record CRM 111 - Farmstead: Whitegate Farm

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Summary

Whitegate Farm, Creeting St Mary. 19th century farmstead and 16th century farmhouse. Regular courtyard U-shaped plan formed by working agricultural buildings with a separate L-shaped yard. The farmhouse is set away from the yard. Only the farmhouse survives. Located within an isolated position.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 1212 5724 (171m by 116m)
Map sheet TM15NW
Civil Parish CREETING ST MARY, MID SUFFOLK, SUFFOLK

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Full Description

Whitegate Farm, Creeting St Mary. 19th century farmstead and 16th century farmhouse. Regular courtyard U-shaped plan formed by working agricultural buildings with a separate L-shaped yard. The farmhouse is set away from the yard. Only the farmhouse survives. 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 Unpublished document: Campbell, G., and McSorley, G. 2019.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: 1838. Creeting St Mary, Creeting All Saints & Creeting St Olave Tithe Map.

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Record last edited

Jan 31 2020 12:09PM

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