Monument record ETN 004 - Bentries Farm

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Scheduled Monument - Moat.


Grid reference Centred TM 2878 5888 (115m by 100m)
Map sheet TM25NE


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Moat. Square, occupied (R1).
1993: Sub-rectangular moat surrounds an island 44m x 43m; moat wet, width 10-12m and up to 3m deep. SE arm of moat bordered by bank 7-8m and 0.7m high, mounded to 1.3m at E end. A secondary eastern causeway 7m wide across W end of moat provides access to island. House is C17, Grade II listed on SE side of island. Inner moat face at S corner is vertical, brick-revetted with arched opening to brick cistern (S2). Scheduled November 1993. Note change of NGR from TM 2877 5888.

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <S1> (No record type): SAU, Moat files.
  • <M1> (No record type): SAM file:.
  • <R1> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TM25NE3.
  • <S2> (No record type): EH, Scheduling information, November 1993.
  • <S3> Source Unchecked: RCHME?. Various. Field Investigators Comments. F1 JRL 30-OCT-73.

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Record last edited

Apr 20 2022 2:29PM

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