Post-medieval and possibly earlier settlement at Hill

Description of this historic site

A manor at Hill is recorded in Domesday although the oldest property in the current Hamlet dates to 1725. Old maps and lidar show likely tofts and crofts of earlier settlement.

Notes about this historic site

1 Medieval manor of Hill recorded in Domesday and was held by Abingdon Abbey. Probably inhabited by the 14th century if not earlier.
2 Lidar shows earthworks consistent with medieval tofts and crofts.
3 Boundaries on 1st Edition appear to be medieval.

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