Moated Site 300m South West of Sowley Green Farm

Suffolk

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Medieval

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council

Suffolk County Council

District Council

St Edmundsbury Borough Council

Parish

Great Thurlow

Parliamentary Constituency

West Suffolk

Grid Reference

OV704704 (570374, 250797)

WGS84 Coordinates

52.1288, 0.489337

Nearest Postcode

CB9 7JR

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Notes

At Sowley Green is a square, part waterfilled homestead moat situated on a South facing slope covered with trees and scrub. The arms average 72.0m long by 12.0 wide and 2.5m deep on the North side. The entrance causeway crosses the West arm, and the moat drains from the South-West angle. No trace of a building was found within the enclosure. Scheduled.

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