Monument record BRH 011 - Long pond opposite Barham Manor

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Summary

Moat, N arm only, wet, occupied by C16 house,

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 1420 5111 (100m by 77m)
Map sheet TM15SW
Civil Parish BARHAM, MID SUFFOLK, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Moat, N arm only, wet. Occupied by C16 brick house (S2).
One side only of a broad moat remains at Barham Hall Farm (S1). Only N arm of moat survives, water-filled and in good condition (S2). `Moat' is a linear pond or canal [ie, a garden feature rather than a moat] on the opposite side of the road to Barham Manor, a C16 house (S3). In 1840/44 the pond and Barham Manor belonged to different owners (Joseph Burch Smyth and William Howard respectively). Feature referred to just as `pond' (S4).
Building named as [Barham?] 'Hall' on Hodskinsons 1783 map.

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <R1> Bibliographic reference: Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. PSIA, 22, 1934, 132.
  • <S1> Bibliographic reference: 1911. VCH Suffolk 1. 1911, 604.
  • <S2> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TM15SW10, F G Aldsworth 1966.
  • <S4> Bibliographic reference: Pevsner N & Radcliffe E. 1974. The Buildings of England: Suffolk. 84.
  • <S4> Map: 1840. Barham Tithe Map and Apportionment. SRO I, Barham Tithe Map and Apportionment, P460/11 and FDA11/A1/1a.

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Record last edited

Aug 11 2016 1:45PM

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