Monument record WFG 003 - Brandeston Hall

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Summary

Moat (remains of).

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 914 467 (91m by 127m)
Map sheet TL94NW
Civil Parish GREAT WALDINGFIELD, BABERGH, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Moat (remains of). Rectangular. Landscaped into series of ponds, only in its original form in the S (wet, in good condition). Isolated, approximately 450m from parish boundary. Occupied - hall C16-C17 + modernisations. Brandeston Manor Hall held by Ralph de Curbespine of the Bishop of Bayeux, C11/C12. In time of Edward I belonged to the Bavent family, circa 1360 given to the Nunnery of Dartford (R3).

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <R1> Bibliographic reference: 1911. VCH Suffolk 1. 610.
  • <R2> (No record type): M H L G Prov List, 2018/11/A25.
  • <R3> (No record type): Barker, H.R.. Barker H R, West Suff Illus, 1907, 366.
  • <R4> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TLNW946.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Jun 2 1987 12:00AM

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