Hampshire Treasures

Volume 2 ( Basingstoke and Deane)

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Description and DateRemarksProtectionGrid Ref. and
Punchcard No.
Group A - Natural Features
Tree
Cedar in Stratfield Saye Park. Reputed to have been planted by, or to commemorate, the first Duke of Wellington.     SU 699 609
1827 14
Parkland
Stratfield Saye Park. Visually attractive area of parkland formerly known as Turgis Grounds or Cannon's Park.     SU 698 604
1827 17
Tree
All Saints' churchyard. A commemorative magnolia. Tree planted 1902 for King Edward V II's coronation.     SU 690 599
1827 01A
Group B - Archaeological Sites and Remains
Bronze Age
Palstave
Found close to village centre in 1859. Trident ornament visible on one face. Cutting edge much worn. Now housed in Reading Museum. O.S.A. No. SU66 SE5. Ref: Reading Museum Accession Card Index.     SU 690 600
1827 21
Post Norman
Homestead Moat
Turgis Court. Small, oblong-shaped moat with eastern arm formed by artificial watercourse diverted from the River Loddon. Site of Manor House of Stratfield Turgis. O.S.A. No. SU66 SE7. Ref: 1. P.H.F.C., Vol. 6, 1907-10, (Williams-Freeman), p.347. Ref: 2. V.C.H., Vol. 4, pp.63-5.     SU 689 600
1827 22
Deserted Mediaeval Village (Site)
Stratfield Turgis. Hundred = Holdshott. Ref: V.C.H., Vol. 1, p. 483. Vol. 4, p.p. 44, 57, 63-5.     SU 695 593
1827 23
Group C - Footpaths, Bridleways and Old Travelways
Old Travel Way
The Drove. Course of ancient bridleway and a designated County Route.     SU 690 600
1827 18
Group D - Buildings, Monuments and Engineering Works
Church
C.13
All Saints. Flint structure. Shingled turret dated 1683 containing one bell. Plain brick chancel. The church was rebuilt in 1791 after fire destroyed the original building and restored in 1901. O.S.A. No. SU65 NE1. Ref: 1. V.C.H., Vol. 4, p.65. Ref: 2. Buildings of England; Hants. and I.O.W., (Pevsner and Lloyd), p.616.     T. & C.P. Act
SU 690 599
1827 01
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