Skip to content

Brown’s Farm

Browns Farm siteBrowns Farm was in Honewell Lane but all that is left is the cross roads on a fram track leading to Everards Farm
Browns 1840Browns Farms  and is one of the many farms shown in the 1794 map that no longer stands is clearly shown as buildings on either side of Honewell lane. Cutlers Green can just be seen on the right.
The 18th century churchwardens accounts and poor book record that a widow Brown was paying for a holding in East End which was probably Browns Farm
The ledgers for the 1766 map record that the Scutts were responsible for Browns amongst other properties.
 It was occupied by Jane Boulting according to the 1839 tithe suggesting it was no longer operating as an independent farm at that time.
 Browns Farm site 2The Browns Farm site has now completly reverted to a quiet, but muddy, bridle path.
Leave a Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: