Monument record MLI22455 - Post medieval features of Monk's Hall Manor


Post medieval features of Monk's Hall Manor

Type and Period (3)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Monks Hall, Gosberton, has a modern exterior, of stucco, slate roof and modern windows. Extensions were made in 1729, but of these only the outbuildings remain. The manor of Gosberton was in the possession of Swineshead Abbey at the time of the Dissolution (1536). It is not known if this is where the name derives.{1}{2}{3}{4}{5} Monks Hall is as described above. The suggested source of the name could not be substantiated.{1} POSSIBLE FRAGMENTARY EARTHWORKS MAY BE MEDIEVAL MANOR REMAINS OR POST MEDIEVAL GARDEN EARTHWORKS. {6}

Sources/Archives (6)

  •  Index: OS CARD INDEX. GOSBERTON. TF 23 SW:3,1965, D.A..
  •  Bibliographic Reference: Wheeler, W. H.. 1896. A History of the Fens of South Lincolnshire. 2ND EDN:APP 1:27.
  •  Bibliographic Reference: William Page (ed). 1906. The Victoria County History: Lincolnshire - Volume 2. VOL 2: P 146.
  •  Bibliographic Reference: Nikolaus Pevsner and John Harris, with Nicholas Antram. 1989. Buildings of England: Lincolnshire (Second Edition). P 311.
  •  Index: SMR FILE. GOSBERTON. TF 23 SW:I,1976, R.W.H..
  •  Verbal Communication: GRUNDY, S.. 1997. -.



Grid reference Centred TF 2359 3254 (169m by 170m)

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Record last edited

Mar 21 2021 8:35PM


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