Monument record 0090100000 - SE OF LITTLE KIMBLE CHURCH

Summary

Site of Roman villa found in the nineteenth century

Protected Status/Designation

  • Ancient Monument 1018007: MOTTE AND BAILEY CASTLE, MOATED SITE AND ROMAN VILLA IMMEDIATELY EAST OF ALL SAINT'S CHURCH
  • Planning Notification Area: Site of Roman villa, earthworks of Medieval motte and bailey castle and manorial moat at Little Kimble

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Type and Period (1)

  • VILLA (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Description

DURING C19 STRUCTURAL REMAINS FOUND OVER LARGE AREA (B1-2).
SEEMS SITE OF IMPORTANT VILLA. BATHHOUSE POSS SE OF CHURCHYARD. LIKELY TO HAVE BEEN BUILT OF STONE (B3).
SURFACE FINDS SUGGEST EARLY C2-LATE C4 (B5).
1972 NO FURTHER MATERIAL FOUND & NO SIGN ON AP'S (B6).
SCHEDULED: SAM 29415 (B9).

Sources (11)

  • <1>SBC279 Bibliographic reference: ALLCROFT A HADRIAN 1908 EARTHWORK OF ENGLAND P476 (NOTE)..
  • <2>SBC12640 Bibliographic reference: RCHM BUCKS 1 P165.
  • <3>SBC15090 Unpublished document: R D Thomson. 1957. THE ROMAN VILLA SITE AT LITTLE KIMBLE (TYPESCRIPT REPORT, PHOTOS & ANNOTATED MAPS).
  • <4>SBC1291 Bibliographic reference: BCM ACCESSIONS REGISTERS 1957, 1961, 1973 & 1981..
  • <5>SBC1826 Article in serial: Keith Branigan. 1967. 'RB RURAL SETTLEMENT IN THE W CHILTERNS', IN ARCHAEOLOGICAL JOURNAL 124 P151.
  • <6>SBC11370 Unpublished document: Ordnance Survey Field Investigator. OS RECORD CARDS.
  • <7>SBC6576 Bibliographic reference: IDENTIFIED BY G C LAMB OCT 1978.
  • <8>SBC12152 Bibliographic reference: PIKE A R MARCH 1981.
  • <9>SBC14032 Scheduling record: English Heritage. 1998. SCHEDULING LISTS OF INSPECTORATE OF ANCIENT MONUMENTS.
  • <10>SBC19468 Unpublished document: BCMAS. 1993. Watching brief at Church Farm Little Kimble.
  • <11>SBC24985 Bibliographic reference: Buckinghamshire Archaeological Society. 1854. Extract from Buckinghamshire Archaeology Society Minute book.

Location

Grid reference SP 8277 0639 (point) (Exact)
Civil Parish GREAT AND LITTLE KIMBLE, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (5)

Related Events/Activities (3)

  • Event - Intervention: (EBC11794)
  • Event - Intervention: (EBC13299)
  • Event - Survey: (EBC14168)

Record last edited

Feb 16 2021 3:35PM

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