MMO3148 - Medieval or post-medieval farm building south of Little Bradley (Monument)

Summary

A deserted farmstead structure visible on aerial photographs as earthworks may date to the medieval or post-medieval period, and may relate to Little Bradley to the north.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Earthworks visible on aerial photographs of the 1940s may be the remains of a deserted farmstead structure of medieval or post-medieval date, centred on circa SS 8640 3389. The remains are roughly rectangular in shape and measure circa 20 metres long and 10 wide. They are roughly 100 metres to the suggested location of the deserted medieval farmstead of Little Bradley, with which it may have formed a small hamlet. [1,2]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Aerial photograph: Various. Various. Vertical Aerial Photograph. NMR RAF CPE/UK/2082 4038-9 (19 May 1947).
  • <2>XY Archive: 2007-2009. Exmoor National Park NMP: SS 83 SE. MD002198. [Mapped feature: #32706 ]

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 8640 3389 (21m by 30m) Aerial Survey
Map sheet SS83SE
Civil Parish WINSFORD, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (0)

External Links (1)

Other Statuses/References

  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 83 SE101
  • NRHE HOB UID (Pastscape): 1490725

Record last edited

Oct 11 2021 12:40PM

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