Monument record MDR5398 - Holme Hall Farm (remains of), Linacre Road, Chesterfield

Type and Period (4)

  • (Stuart to Victorian - 1700 AD to 1900 AD)
  • (Stuart to Victorian - 1700 AD to 1900 AD)
  • (Stuart to Victorian - 1700 AD to 1900 AD)
  • (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

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Full Description

Holme Hall may represent the site of a deserted hill top settlement, as Holme is referred to in Domesday Book. There is now a large housing estate engulfing the Holme Hall Farm complex. The late 18th-early 19th century farm buildings were described as being derelict in 1977 and likely to be demolished. (1) Holme was part of a manor held by Dunning before the Conquest, together with land at Wadshelf and Brampton. There were 8 villagers and 5 smallholders on the manor, but how many of these were at Holme is not known. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Index: NDAT. 2715. 2715.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Wood, S (translator). 1978. Domesday Book: Derbyshire (Phillimore edition). text 12,3.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SK 353 724 (50m by 64m) (Centre)
Civil Parish CHESTERFIELD, CHESTERFIELD, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Dec 11 2017 4:16PM

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