Site of Poss Medieval Building 300m SE of Hill Farm
The possible site of a Medieval building, the evidence for which is an earthwork. A Medieval floor tile was found at the site which lies 400m south west of Furlong Pit Spinney.
1 Fragment of Medieval decorated floor tile from here presented to Museum. This site square with trees around it, a raised area. ‘They always say there used to be an old mansion there’. Area known as ‘The Square’. Finds in Museum.
2 A rectangular area enclosed by a slightly raised bank 64m by 40m with a maximum height of 1.5m and surrounded by trees. There are traces of ditches along three edges, including an 8m wide depression on the SE side; the NE edge follows the field boundary.
3 Accession Card.
4 Area shown on modern map as pond. Also possibly shown as pond on 1st Edition OS Map. Needs Site Visit to confirm location.