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Record details

BCC record ID:0195700000
Type of record:Monument
Summary:Thirteenth to twentieth century records of farmstead at The Howe.
Grid Reference:SU 775 884
Parish:

HAMBLEDEN, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

  • FARMSTEAD (13th Century to Modern - 1200 AD to 1945 AD)

Associated finds: none recorded

Public access information

Is the site accessible to the public?No
Is the site visible from a public viewpoint?Unclassified

Full description

THE ROCKOLLS WERE TENANTS IN C16 & C17 OF LANDS CALLED HOO, HOW, OR THE HOWE-GROUND, TO WHICH REFERENCES OCCUR FROM MID C13. THE DEANES WERE SAID IN 1845 TO HAVE BEEN SEATED AT THE HOWE SINCE 1709 (B1).
HOWE FARM ORIGINALLY HAD MANY FARM BUILDINGS, NOW ONLY HOUSE & 1 BARN REMAIN (B2).

Sources and further reading

<1>Bibliographic reference: VCH BUCKS 3 PP47,51.
<2>Bibliographic reference: HENLEY ON THAMES ARCH. & HIST. GROUP, VERNACULAR B UILDINGS RESEARCH SECTION, REPORT 21 1984 (COPY F.
<3>Bibliographic reference: DOE 1985 LIST OF BUILDINGS OF SPECIAL ARCHITECTURA L OR HISTORIC INTEREST, BUCKS: 6/145.
<4>Unpublished document: English Heritage. 2006. NMR Buildings Reports.

Associated excavations and fieldwork: none recorded

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