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Record details

BCC record ID:0002100000
Type of record:Monument
Summary:Site of Cheynes medieval to post-medieval fortified manor house at Grove Farm
Grid Reference:SP 98600 04270
Parish:

ASHLEY GREEN, Chiltern, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

Associated finds: none recorded

Protected status

  • Ancient Monument
  • Planning Notification Area

Public access information

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

Full description

SITE OF CHEYNES MANOR HOUSE. PART OF HALL REMAINED 1750. CHAPEL (04:000). FINE EXAMPLE OF DOUBLE MOAT (B2-4). BARN & MOATED SITE WITH INNER & OUTER RAMPART (B6). GATEHOUSE (03:000), DEFENCES (01:000-04:000). CURTAIN WALL (06:000). FINDS (00:001-007).

Sources and further reading

<1>Bibliographic reference: BCM CAS RECORD CARD 0021.
<2>Bibliographic reference: LYSONS D AND S. 1813. MAGNA BRITANNIA'P.537'.
<3>Article in serial: W H Kelke. 1848-1856. 'THE DESTROYED AND DESECRATED CHURCHES OF BUCKINGHAMSHIRE: THE DEANERY OF BURNHAM', IN RECS OF BUCKS 1 PP125-126.
<4>Bibliographic reference: ALLCROFT,A.HADRIAN: 1908 EARTHWORK OF ENGLAND PP 471,484.
<5>Bibliographic reference: VCH BUCKS 3 PP 203,205.
<6>Bibliographic reference: RCHM BUCKS 1 PP16-17 PLP 30.
<7>Article in serial: RECS OF BUCKS 17. 1961 NOTES PP88.
<8>Scheduling record: HBMC. 1938. SCHEDULING LIST OF ANCIENT MONUMENTS BUCKS 50.
<9>Bibliographic reference: OS RECORD CARD SP 90 SE 42.
<10>Bibliographic reference: BCM ACCESSIONS REGISTER 334-338.60;40-80.
<11>Bibliographic reference: BUCKS.RECORD SOC.3 PP10-11(CHARTER 9) AND P.42 ( EARLY BUCKS CHARTERS).
<12>Bibliographic reference: A S Harman (and others). 1999. A Thousand Years on a Chiltern Farm.
<13>Verbal communication: Inglis J. 2001. Pers comm Inglis J to Wise J.
<14>Digital archive: Vernacular Architecture Group. 2000 onwards. Vernacular Architecture Group: Dendrochronology Database.

Associated excavations and fieldwork: none recorded

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Images

Medieval masonry at Grove Farm, Ashley Green  © Buckinghamshire County CouncilMedieval masonry at Grove Farm, Ashley Green  © Buckinghamshire County CouncilMedieval masonry at Grove Farm, Ashley Green  © Buckinghamshire County CouncilMedieval masonry at Grove Farm, Ashley Green  © Buckinghamshire County CouncilMedieval masonry at Grove Farm, Ashley Green  © Buckinghamshire County CouncilMedieval masonry at Grove Farm, Ashley Green  © Buckinghamshire County CouncilGrove Farm moat, Ashley Green  © Buckinghamshire County CouncilGrove Farm moat, Ashley Green  © Buckinghamshire County CouncilGrove Farm moat, Ashley Green  © Buckinghamshire County CouncilGrove Farm moat, Ashley Green  © Buckinghamshire County Council

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