Monument record 0036400000 - CHURCH FARM, SAUNDERTON

Summary

Roman villa buildings and finds recorded in excavation

Protected Status/Designation

  • Ancient Monument 1016788: ROMAN VILLA 140M EAST OF ST MARY AND ST NICHOLAS' CHURCH
  • Planning Notification Area: Part of adjacent Roman villa complex
  • Planning Notification Area: Roman villa complex partly excavated in 1938
  • SHINE: Saunderton Iron Age to Roman settlement and medieval moated manor earthworks.

Map

Type and Period (1)

  • VILLA (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Description

Plan Form - RECTANGULAR
ROMAN SETTLEMENT IN AREA OF NGR. BUILDING EXCAVATED IN 1938, PROB OUTBUILDING RATHER THAN MAIN VILLA. FURTHER BUILDING KNOWN TO SE, & ROMAN MATERIAL FROM ALL OVER THIS FIELD & FIELD TO E (B1-13).
(SEE ALSO CASS 0366), SW OF SITE, WHERE FINDS FROM PIT SUGGEST MORE LAVISH BUILDING THAN 1938 EXCAV (B4,B14).
SCHEDULED (B17).

Sources (25)

  • ---SBC17999 Aerial Photograph: 26/06/48. CUC/AU 61. SP\798020. Yes. Yes.
  • ---SBC18000 Aerial Photograph: 26/06/48. CUC/AU 62. SP\796019. Yes. Yes.
  • ---SBC18001 Aerial Photograph: 1948. 1948 oblique Cambridge University AP. SP\796019. Yes. Yes.
  • ---SBC18002 Aerial Photograph: 09/06/59. CUC/YB 44. \. Yes.
  • ---SBC18003 Aerial Photograph: 09/06/59. CUC/YB 45. \. Yes.
  • ---SBC18004 Aerial Photograph: 09/06/59. CUC/YB 46. SP\797019. Yes. Yes.
  • ---SBC18005 Aerial Photograph: 09/06/59. CUC/YB 47. \. Yes.
  • ---SBC18006 Aerial Photograph: Cambridge Committee for Aerial Photography. 1959. CUC/YB 48. Yes.
  • <1>SBC626 Article in serial: D Ashcroft. 1939. 'REPORT ON THE EXCAVATION OF A RB VILLA AT SAUNDERTON', IN RECS OF BUCKS 13 PP398-426. Vol 13.
  • <2>SBC6874 Article in serial: JOURNAL OF ROMAN STUDIES 28 1938 P185; 29 1939 PP2 10-211, 228-229 & FIGS 14, 21.
  • <3>SBC10700 Bibliographic reference: OS RECORD CARD SP 70 SE 06 (FILED).
  • <4>SBC1839 Article in serial: Keith Branigan. 1969. 'RB VILLA AT SAUNDERTON RECONSIDERED', IN RECS OF BUCKS 18 PP261-276. Vol 18.
  • <5>SBC3476 Graphic material: Denise Allen (BCM). 1979. AP PLOT AT 1:2500 (NMR METHOD) FROM AP1-8 (PLOT FILED).
  • <6>SBC903 Unpublished document: BCM ACCESSIONS REGISTER.
  • <7>SBC4329 Bibliographic reference: DR C E KING, ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM, OXFORD, 1984/BCM AC CESSIONS REGISTER (LISTS FILED).
  • <8>SBC6247 Bibliographic reference: HEAD J F 1955 EARLY MAN IN S BUCKS PP82-83, 165 & FIG 30 & P165 (COINS).
  • <9>SBC9300 Bibliographic reference: MR F H PAVRY & M E FARLEY, MA RCH 1973.
  • <10>SBC9326 Bibliographic reference: MR L F MESSER, P SHINGLETON, & M E FARLEY, MAY 1975.CO.
  • <12>SBC9340 Bibliographic reference: MR P SHINGLETON & M E FARLEY,OCT 1976.
  • <13>SBC5525 Bibliographic reference: G E SCRIMGEOUR, MARCH 1988.
  • <14>SBC2525 Bibliographic reference: CASS 00366.
  • <15>SBC5448 Bibliographic reference: FREEMAN MRS D & FARLEY M E MAY 1989.
  • <16>SBC6465 Bibliographic reference: HOWARD S & J & BABB L M C, OCT 1992.
  • <17>SBC23995 Scheduling record: English Heritage. 2000. SCHEDULING LIST OF INSPECTORATE OF ANCIENT MONUMENTS.
  • <18>SBC24859 Bibliographic reference: David S Neal and Stephen R Cosh. 2009. Roman Mosaics of Britain Volume III: South-east Britain Part 1.

Location

Grid reference SP 79690 01940 (point) (Approximate)
Civil Parish BLEDLOW-CUM-SAUNDERTON, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (12)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • Event - Intervention: (EBC12275)

Record last edited

Jul 15 2021 5:12PM

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