|Type of record:||Building|
|Name:||Chestnut Tree Farmhouse|
A late 16th century timber framed house, surrounded by the remains of a medieval moat.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TM 1210 8200|
|Parish:||HEYWOOD, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
Moat (Low Farm).
Now called Chestnut Tree Farm.
16th century timber framed.
Dated 1574 with 'EAB' on an engraved tablet on a massive central stack with 4 separate brick shafts.
Refaced in brick in the 19th century.
E. Rose (NAU)
Surveyed during MPBW funded rapid moat survey.
J. Allen (NLA), 15 August 2001.
Waterfilled eastern and southern arms.
Inner bank of north arm preserved as hedgerow.
No trace of west arm.
M. D. Leah (NAU) 20 December 1990.
- MOAT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
- SITE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
- HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
- SITE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
- TIMBER FRAMED BUILDING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
Associated Finds - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Aerial Photograph: TM 1282A,B. |
|---||Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Medieval. Diss. |
|<S1>||Scheduling record: English Heritage. List of Buildings of Historical and Architectural Interest. |
|<S2>||Illustration: Rogerson, A. and Mauser, J.. 1973. Rapid Moat Survey Sketch Plan. |
|<S3>||Archive: National Archaeological Record. |
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