Buildings in Hanslope
Yewtree Farm/Lodge

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The farmhouse, together with its buildings is a remarkably fine and well preserved example of the mid C19 planned farmstead, primarily for dairy and meat production. The buildings were undertaken in 1874 by Edward Watts of Hanslope Park.
(Source: 2001 report prepared prepared a a planning condition prior to conversion of the farm buildings for residential use)
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The southern face of the farmhouse in 2001.

The inscription in the gable of the porch.

View from the east. The farm yard is to the right in this view.

Part of the planned farm yard.

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The following people are associated with Yewtree Farm/Lodge:

Name Year of Birth Year of Interest Source Occupation/Notes Probability
Edward Watts   1818 Survey 1818  Owner  30%
John Higgins   1818 Survey 1818  Tenant  30%
John Checkley 1850  1881 Census  Farmer: 400 acres; empl. 10 men, 4 boy  100%
George Simpson 1858  1891 Census  Farmer  100%
George Simpson   1895 Directory  farmer,Yew Tree fm  100%
George Chennells 1862  1901 Census  Farmer  100%
E H Watts   1910 Revenue Survey  Owner  100%
Sidney Willison   1910 Revenue Survey  Tenant  100%
Sydney William Willison 1874  1911 Census  Farmer  90%
William Thomas Manning   1918 Election Register  at Yew Tree Farm  80%
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