Farmstead record MKE 056 - Farmstead: Hawkins Farm

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Summary

Hawkins Farm is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed Os map. The farmstead is laid out in a regular courtyard T-plan with the farmhouse detached and set away from the yard. The farmstead sits alongside a public road in a hamlet location. There has been a partial loss of working buidlings with the remaining converted for residential use.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 9553 4845 (88m by 92m)
Map sheet TL94NE
Civil Parish MONKS ELEIGH, BABERGH, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (4)

Full Description

Hawkins Farm is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed Os map. The farmstead is laid out in a regular courtyard T-plan with the farmhouse detached and set away from the yard. The farmstead sits alongside a public road in a hamlet location. There has been a partial loss of working buidlings with the remaining converted for residential use. (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 Unpublished document: Campbell, G., and McSorley, G. 2019.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> Vertical Aerial Photograph: various. Google Earth.
  • <S3> Map: Ordnance Survey. c 1904. Ordnance Survey 25 inch to 1 mile map, 2nd edition. 25".
  • <S4> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1880s. Ordnance Survey 25 inch to 1 mile map, 1st edition.

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Record last edited

May 20 2021 9:20AM

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