Hampshire Treasures

Volume 6 ( East Hampshire)

Page 85 - Chawton

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Description and DateRemarksProtectionGrid Ref. and
Punchcard No.
Group A - Natural Features
Tree
Adjacent Jane Austen's House. Oak tree, planted as a sapling by Jane Austen.     C.A.
SU 708 375
1604 29
Trees
Chawton Glebe. Roadside trees and shelter belts on boundaries of former Glebe Farm extending on portion of old A32 Fareham Road. Centred on grid reference.     T.P.O. No. 2
E.H.D.
C.A.
SU 706 370
1604 30
Tree
Adjacent Jane Austen's House. Horse chestnut planted 1967 to commemorate the 150th anniversary of Jane Austen's death.     C.A.
SU 708 375
1604 27
Tree
Copper beech planted to commemorate the coronation of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth in 1937.     C.A.
SU 708 374
1604 28
Trees
Imbrook Copse. An area of mixed hardwoods consisting mainly of oak, ash, beech and hazel. Centred on grid reference.     T.P.O. No. 70
E.H.D.
SU 696 369
1604 31
Group B - Archaeological Sites and Remains
Iron Age/Romano-British
Field System
Crocklands Copse. Lynchets and field banks on south-east slope, covering total area of 1 0 acres. O.S.A. No. SU63 NE6.     SU 696 365
1604 23
Post Norman
Earthworks
South of Chawton House. Thought to be park pale but probably an old enclosure complex. Large bank and south facing ditch runs along Chawton/Farringdon parish boundary. O.S.A. No. SU73 NW15. Ref: P.H.F.C., Vol. 12, 1932-4, p.85.     SU 697 364
1604 25
Gallows (Probable Site)
Gibbet Copse. Traditional site of gallows, mentioned in 1560. Exact position not known. O.S.A. No. SU63 NE7. Ref: V.C.H., Vol. 2, p.498.     SU 678 362
1604 22
Parks (2)
Chawton Park Wood. Well preserved banks with ditches which apparently divided two ancient parks. Centred on grid references. O.S.A. No. SU63 NE8.     SU 683 367
1604 21
Dene Holes (2)
Holm Wood. Depressions thought to be dene holes but probably old chalk pits. O.S.A. No. SU73 NW11. Ref: Archaeology in the Field 1953, (Crawford), p.234.     SU 712 364
1604 26
Dene Hole
South west of Southfield Farm. Circular depression in centre of old tree-covered trackway, probably a collapsed dene hole. O.S.A. No. SU73 NW33.     SU 701 362
1604 24
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