Farmstead record GRT 043 - Farmstead: Lodge Farm

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Summary

Lodge Farm is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed Os map. The farmstead is laid out in a regular courtyard multi yard plan with additional detached elements. The farmhouse is detached and set away from the yard. The farmstead sits alongside a public road in an isolated location. Al working buildings have been lost with a small modern shed on site.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 9593 4331 (58m by 78m)
Map sheet TL94SE
Civil Parish GROTON, BABERGH, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (4)

Full Description

Lodge Farm is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed Os map. The farmstead is laid out in a regular courtyard multi yard plan with additional detached elements. The farmhouse is detached and set away from the yard. The farmstead sits alongside a public road in an isolated location. Al working buildings have been lost with a small modern shed 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 Unpublished document: Campbell, G., and McSorley, G. 2019.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

Jan 23 2021 10:36AM

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