EYO7874 - Prospect Farm, Murton Way

Type

BUILDING RECORDING

Location

Location Prospect Farm, Murton Way
Grid reference SE 6484 5253 (point)
Map sheet SE65SW
Civil Parish Murton, City of York, North Yorkshire
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire

Technique(s)

Organisation

LP Archaeology

Date

2021

Map

Description

A small development has been granted planning permission at the site of Prospect Farm, Murton Way, Murton, York, and shall comprise of the conversion and extension of redundant agricultural buildings to form two dwellings. The site lies within the Conservation Area of Murton and is situated west of the village centre, set back from Murton Way behind Prospect Farmhouse. The survey identified that the agricultural buildings associated with Prospect Farmhouse included the following: a Combination Barn, Multi Bay Shelter Shed, Loosebox and a Milking Parlour. Other periphery buildings, not subject to a recording, were briefly evaluated to help identify the historical development of the farmhouse and yard. This primarily includes the presence of a Rubbing House, associated with racehorse training. Other temporary structures noted around the farm were a range of pole barns, lean-to’ and a BC railway container. The photographic record is held by the HER.

Sources/Archives (1)

  • --- Unpublished document: L S Archaeology. 2021. Prospect Farm, Murton Way.

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

  • Prospect Farm, Murton Way (Building)

Record last edited

Jun 23 2021 8:33AM

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