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Monument record MDR1990 - Farmhouse (site of), Lower Great Rocks, 291m east of Tunstead Works, Wormhill

Type and Period (1)

  • (Georgian to First World War - 1750 AD to 1915 AD?)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

SK 1040 7438. Lower Great Rocks. (1). L-shaped 18th century and later farmhouse, built of stone, part plastered, with stone slate roof and stone stacks. Sashes and casement windows. Over the fireplace is the date VG 1731. (2). No evidence of the farmhouse on modern maps. (3).

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <2> Index: NDAT. 2567. 2567.
  • <3> Personal Observation: Thornton, A. Personal observation, map evidence, field visit etc..
  • <4> Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Slide Collection. 15672.1.



Grid reference Centred SK 1040 7437 (28m by 18m) (Centre)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR3663

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Record last edited

Feb 9 2015 3:50PM

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