Farmstead record GRT 038 - Farmstead: Gosling Green Farm (Poplar Farm)

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Summary

Gosling Green Farm is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed Os map. The farmstead is laid out in an unusual triangular shaped plan. The farmhouse is attached to the agricultural range. The farmstead sits alongside a public road in a hamlet location. This farmstead survives intact.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 9726 4241 (61m by 72m)
Map sheet TL94SE
Civil Parish GROTON, BABERGH, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (4)

Full Description

Gosling Green Farm is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed Os map. The farmstead is laid out in an unusual triangular shaped plan. The farmhouse is attached to the agricultural range. The farmstead sits alongside a public road in a hamlet location. This farmstead survives intact. (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 Unpublished document: Campbell, G., and McSorley, G. 2019.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

Jan 20 2021 1:07PM

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