Onehouse  Suffolk


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Onehouse like this:

ONEHOUSE, a parish, with a village, in Stow district, Suffolk; 2 miles W by N of Stowmarket r. station. Post-town, Stowmarket. Acres, 898. Real property, £2,084. Pop. in 1851, 432; in 1861, 336. Houses, 42. The property is divided among a few. The manor belongs to R. J. Pettiward, Esq. One house Lodge is the seat of W. ...

Matthew, Esq. A moated seat of the Burghershes was on a spot now occupied by a farm-house. The Stow workhouse stands on an elevated site in the E, between the village and Stowmarket; and, at the census of 1861, had 121 inmates. There is a mineral spring. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Norwich. Value, £246.* Patron, R. J. Pettiward, Esq. The church is aplain good building of flint and brick; was originally Norman; consists of nave and chancel, with a curiousround tower; and contains an ancient unhewn stonefont. Davy, the author of " Letters on Literature, " wasburied here.

Onehouse through time

Onehouse is now part of Mid Suffolk district. Click here for graphs and data of how Mid Suffolk has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Onehouse itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Onehouse in Mid Suffolk | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 24th June 2018

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