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Birchfield House (Farm)  | OS Grid Ref: 421200,460100  | Site classified as: Orchard:Site Of  | HPG Ref: 60187

Map Evidence

1854 OS
No record
1909 OS
Orchard to NE of house
Plot no. 91 acreage 0.583
1957 OS SE 26 SW
As above

Extract from Site Visit report

Site Description: Orchard
Site Access: Footpath through farm. 2 orchards NE of farm, long narrow orchard SW of farm.
Visibility: Good for walled area NE of farm other partially obscured by farm
Micro climate: South facing valley slope
Buildings: None
Walkways / Gateways / Paths etc: N/A
Planting: Now gardens and paddock
General Condition: The barns and the farms have been redeveloped into a housing complex
Possible contact: N/A
Local knowledge: Owner of next door farm remembers some fruit trees in area (paddock) SW of farm not ancient trees probably planted in 1950s
Recorder: PAW
Date: 17/02/10

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