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North Close  | OS Grid Ref: 424200,474840  | Site classified as: Orchard:Site Of  | HPG Ref: 60132

Map Evidence

1857 OS
Not shown or named
1929 OS
An orchard shown to the immediate N of North Close Farm. OS plot number 867, acreage of 0.448. The same enclosure contains a moderately sized area of open water OS plot number 896 acreage 0.136.

Extract from Site Visit report

Site Description: Orchard to N
Site Access: Footpath along S & E perimeter of orchard
Visibility: Clear
Micro climate: Moderately exposed
Buildings: Chicken house
Walkways / Gateways / Paths etc: Gateway
Water features: Small lake nearby
Planting: Fruit trees probably apple and pear
General Condition: Good
Possible contact: None
Local knowledge: None
Recommendations: NFA
Other comments: Adjacent to Azerley Hall
Recorder: JB/MAH
Date: 10/10/07

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