Monument record WLS 003 - Willisham Hall

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"Moat" marked on OS 1:10560 & 1:10,000 maps.


Grid reference Centred TM 069 506 (50m by 50m)
Map sheet TM05SE


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

"Moat" marked on OS 1:10560 & 1:10,000 maps. Water-filled remains shown to SW, ditch (?) to NW, rest built over? Also site of original Willisham Hall (manor from at least 1182). Hall listed as having 11 hearths in 1674 when occupied by Robert Brownrigge?). Destroyed by fire in 1934. (S1) (R1) (R2) Close to church.

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <R1> (No record type): E. Anglian Miscellany, 1918, 44..
  • <S1> (No record type): Goult W, A survey of Suffolk Parish history, 1990..
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: 1911. Victoria County History, Suffolk (VCH).
  • <R2> (No record type): E. Anglian Miscellany, 1934, 17..
  • <S3> Map: OS. OS Map.
  • <S4> Digital archive: Historic England. National Record Of the Historic Environment.

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  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Apr 13 2021 1:19PM

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