Farmstead record HAD 213 - Farmstead: Friars Hall Farm

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Summary

Friars Hall Farm is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed Os map. The farmstead is laid out in a regular U-plan with a covered yard. The farmhouse is detached and set away from the yard. The farmstead sits alongside a public road in an isolated location. The covered has been removed from the yard and all buildings converted for residential use.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 0167 4284 (67m by 54m)
Map sheet TM04SW
Civil Parish HADLEIGH, BABERGH, SUFFOLK

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Full Description

Friars Hall Farm is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed Os map. The farmstead is laid out in a regular U-plan with a covered yard. The farmhouse is detached and set away from the yard. The farmstead sits alongside a public road in an isolated location. The covered has been removed from the yard and all buildings converted for residential use. (1-4)

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 Unpublished document: Campbell, G., and McSorley, G. 2019.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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Record last edited

Jan 28 2021 10:13AM

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