Thesaurus Term/Concept: LONGHOUSE

Identifier 104173
Status Preferred
Index? Yes
Scope Note A building that housed humans and cattle under one roof, with a shared entrance providing access to the cattle housing (usually downslope) and the dwelling area.

Broader Terms/Concepts (3)

Related Terms/Concepts (4)

Narrower Terms/Concepts (0)

Instances/Examples (4)

Context Record
Monument Type MSF16918 County Farm (Preh) (Monument)
Monument Type MSF8573 Long narrow rectangular building within Causewayed Enclosure at Potash Farm (Monument)
Monument Type MXS22724 Possible boundaries, pits and enclosures of unknown date, but potentially including features from the Bronze Age to the medieval period. (Monument)
Monument Type MSF23309 Two Prehistoric rectangular cropmarks, possible long houses. (Monument)