Record Details

NHER Number:11921
Type of record:Monument
Name:Probable post medieval garden feature


A large mound located to the south of Hall Farm and within Lexham Park (NHER 30469). It is probably a post medieval garden feature.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 8735 1761
Map Sheet:TF81NE

Full description

1976. Mound in park.
30m diameter, 1m high grassed with trees.
Landscape feature? on west side of avenue of trees, on the east side of which is a bank on which trees are planted.
A.J. Lawson (NAU), 1976.

February 1988.
Agree this is a landscape feature.
J.J. Wymer (NAU), 1 February 1988.

Mound under good grass cover, with limited mole disturbance. Site is grazed by sheep and moles controlled.
H. Paterson (NLA), 16 April 1993.

April 2006.
The 1st edition Ordnance Survey map (S1) shows the area around the mound as part of Lexham Park (NHER 30469) and as part of the gardens around Hall Farm.
D. Robertson (NLA), 27 April 2006.13544

Monument Types

  • MOUND (Unknown date)
  • GARDEN FEATURE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Management Statement
  • Management Statement
  • Management Statement
  • Management Statement
  • Higher Level Stewardship

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TF 81 NE 31.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
<S1>Map: Ordnance Survey. 1885. 1st edition.

Related records

30469Part of: Lexham Hall Park (Monument)
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