Monument record COK 040 - Oldhall Green; Oldhall Green Farm

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Summary

One corner of probable moat SE of Oldhall (formerly Oldhalle) Green Farm (Listed C16th Building).

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 8987 5630 (92m by 78m)
Map sheet TL85NE
Civil Parish COCKFIELD, BABERGH, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (2)

Full Description

One corner of probable moat SE of Oldhall (formerly Oldhalle) Green Farm (Listed, 16th century timber framed building) shown on OS 1880s map. Note further moats at south end of Oldhall Green - see COK 003 (Scheduled) and to south-east - see COK 031 (S1)(S2).
2007: Remains of Oldhall [Green] Farm moat infilled by owners (S3).
Possibly original residence of Sokeman Oldehalle and family in Late Saxon and Medieval period according to Lloyd who states this was once 'double moated' (S3, S4).
Note: the 1836 OS 1st edition map shows an 'Old Hall' further to the west, at TL 9132 5640 (building now named Smallbridge House - Listed, also as a C16th house).

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> Map: OS. OS Map. 1:2500, circa 1884.
  • <S2> Map: OS. OS Map. 1:10,000, 1984.
  • <S3> Verbal communication: Personal communication. Vera Lloyd, Cockfield per Pendleton C (SCCAS), 2 January 2008.
  • <S4> Bibliographic reference: CBA. Council for British Archaeology Report. Lloyd V, notated map (in tall hanging cabinet), April 2008.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Oct 14 2014 3:32PM

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