Monument record 0030300000 - PARSONAGE FARM

Summary

Medieval moat recorded at Parsonage Farm

Protected Status/Designation

  • Planning Notification Area: Earthworks of Medieval moat at Parsonage Farm

Map

Type and Period (1)

  • MOAT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Description

Dimensions - Length 0110 m Width 0090
Plan Form - RHOMBOIDAL
WELL PRESERVED MOAT; 3 ARMS REMAIN, WATERFILLED. 4TH ARM, TO N, TRACEABLE AS A SLIGHT HOLLOW ACROSS THE LAWN OF 'MOAT HOUSE' (B1,B4).
OS 1:2500 1ST EDITION SHOWS FURTHER POND JOINING SW ANGLE; ALSO LARGE DITCH JOINED TO POND ON THE EAST (B5).
This moat surrounds the house and garden. It is not water-filled, and its condition is good except for the northern arm. Nothing more is known about it (B6).

Sources (6)

  • <1>SBC11274 Bibliographic reference: OS RECORD CARD TQ 08 SW 04 (FILED).
  • <2>SBC12876 Bibliographic reference: RCHM BUCKS 1, PP221-222.
  • <3>SBC4001 Bibliographic reference: DoE. 1985. LIST OF BUILDINGS OF SPECIAL ARCHITECTURAL OR HISTORIC INTEREST: BUCKINGHAMSHIRE: DISTRICT OF SOUTH BUCKS.
  • <4>SBC10416 Map: Ordnance Survey. 1960. OS 1960 SIX INCH MAP. 1:10,560.
  • <5>SBC5013 Map: FARLEY M E FROM OS 1875 1:2500 MAP (1ST EDITION).
  • <6>SBC22555 Unpublished document: Greater London Council. 1977. The Archaeology of the Colne Valley Park. Table 12.

Location

Grid reference Centred TQ 0168 8043 (140m by 100m) (Centred on)
Civil Parish IVER, South Bucks, Buckinghamshire

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (3)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • Event - Survey: Site visit (EBC14121)

Record last edited

Feb 28 2018 7:01PM

Comments and Feedback

Do you have any questions or more information about this record? Please feel free to comment below with your name and email address. All comments are submitted to the Heritage Portal maintainers for moderation, and we aim to respond/publish as soon as possible. Comments, questions and answers that may be helpful to other users will be retained and displayed along with the name you supply. The email address you supply will never be displayed or shared.