Whittondean Farm (Whitton and Tosson)
This is the remains of a medieval sheep farm. It includes a series of well-preserved stone enclosures. They are all set within a larger earth and stone enclosure. An enclosure located at the northern corner of the monument is the site of a rectangular building. It is thought that the monks at Brinkburn Priory owned this farm. This is a Scheduled Monument protected by law.
|Historical period:||Medieval (1066 to 1540)|
|Legal status:||Scheduled Ancient Monument|
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Source of Reference
Local History of Whitton and Tosson
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