Roman villa NE of Rodbridge House
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Suffolk County Council
Babergh District Council
OV865865 (586477, 244012)
Two buildings seen on aerial photographs as cropmarks in a ploughed field south of Long Melford represent a possible winged building, presumed to be a Roman villa, and a small subsidiary building. The buildings are circa 200 yards apart. There is a dense surface scatter of tile (mainly roof), flints (presumably building material), and Roman pottery of the 1st to 3rd centuries AD. The site is scheduled as a Roman villa. A small part of the scheduled area was excavated in 1989 in advance of construction of the Long Melford by-pass. Only a few features, mainly ditches, were identified, and very little dating evidence was recovered.