Farmstead record DAL 037 - Farmstead: Cherry Tree Farm

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Summary

Cherry Tree Farm is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed Os map. The farmstead is laid out in a regular U-plan with additional detached elements. The farmhouse is detached and and set away from the yard. The farmstead sits alongside a public road in an isolated location. Only the farmhouse remains with some small modern sheds on site.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 7481 5974 (52m by 89m)
Map sheet TL75NW
Civil Parish DALHAM, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (4)

Full Description

Cherry Tree Farm is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed Os map. The farmstead is laid out in a regular U-plan with additional detached elements. The farmhouse is detached and and set away from the yard. The farmstead sits alongside a public road in an isolated location. Only the farmhouse remains with some small modern sheds on site. (S1-4)

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)

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 Unpublished document: Campbell, G., and McSorley, G. 2019.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

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Feb 3 2020 9:41AM

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