Record Details

NHER Number:29838
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of medieval manor house

Summary

The site of a medieval manor house is marked at this location on a post medieval map.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 1659 9391
Map Sheet:TM19SE
Parish:FORNCETT, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Field north of St Mary's Church.
Marked as site of manor house on (S1). However, compare site NHER 15331 to north - is there a mistake here?
E. Rose (NLA), 9 July 1993.

A. Rogerson (NLA) states that there is very little chance of this being a mistake, the source is probably right.
E. Rose (NLA), 17 May 2005.

Monument Types

  • MANOR (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Monograph: Davenport, F.G.. 1906. The Economic Development of a Norfolk Manor 1086-1566.

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