Farmstead record HGW 051 - Farmstead: Hallhill Farm

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Summary

Hallhill Farm is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed Os map. The farmstead is laid out in regular U-plan with the farmhouse attached to the agricultural range. The farmstead sits alongside a private track in an isolated location. Only the farmhouse remains with modern sheds on the side.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 7287 6874 (82m by 112m)
Map sheet TL76NW
Civil Parish HERRINGSWELL, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (4)

Full Description

Hallhill Farm is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed Os map. The farmstead is laid out in regular U-plan with the farmhouse attached to the agricultural range. The farmstead sits alongside a private track in an isolated location. Only the farmhouse remains with modern sheds on the side. (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 Unpublished document: Campbell, G., and McSorley, G. 2019.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

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Feb 5 2020 10:25AM

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