Monument record SEN 002 - Church Farm

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Summary

Rectangular moated site, 120m long x 75m wide, adjoining the NE side of All Saints churchyard. Scheduled

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 330 828 (188m by 135m)
Map sheet TM38SW
Civil Parish ALL SAINTS AND ST NICHOLAS, SOUTH ELMHAM, WAVENEY, SUFFOLK

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Full Description

Rectangular moated site, 120m long x 75m wide, adjoining the NE side of All Saints churchyard. The NW corner of the site is occupied by a farmhouse and farm buildings. The remainder of the site is covered with grass and trees. The OS map marks this as 'Church Farm on site of Manor House'. Barker states that Church Farm 'stands on the site of a moated Grange, once occupied by a branch of the Throgmorton family' (S1).
January 1998: Area scheduled, together with SEN 001. Details in (S3).

2007: monitoring of footings within the farmhouse were negative (S4)

Sources/Archives (6)

  • --- Scheduling record: English Heritage. Scheduled Ancient Monument file. SAM file: (S3).
  • <M1> (No record type): AP: NAU ADX57 (1975); SAU AGR10 (1977).
  • <S1> Bibliographic reference: Barker H R. 1911. East Suffolk Illustrated. 151.
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: 1911. VCH Suffolk 1. 616.
  • <S3> Scheduling record: English Heritage. Scheduled Ancient Monument file. English Heritage Scheduling information.
  • <S4> Unpublished document: Sommers, M.. 2007. Monitoring report. All Saints South Elmham: Church Farm, All saits and st Nicholas south Elmham.

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Record last edited

Mar 30 2012 11:44AM

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