Record Details

NHER Number:1041
Type of record:Monument
Name:Dairy Farm

Summary

A medieval moat, or pond, surrounding a farmhouse which probably dates from the 16th century. Medieval pottery has been found on the site.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 119 827
Map Sheet:TM18SW
Parish:HEYWOOD, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Moat, surrounding north and east sides of Dairy Farm (probably a 16th century house).
Medieval sherds in flower bed on west side of house.
S. Dunmore (NAU)

Ordnance Survey claim that site is not a moat, but an L shaped pond around a 16th century farmhouse.
No evidence of ditches to west or south.
See (S1).
M. D. Leah (NAU) 20 December 1990.

Monument Types

  • MOAT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status

  • SHINE

Sources and further reading

<S1>Archive: National Archaeological Record.

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