Holywells Cottage, Boon Close
Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

Site Code
BSE 192
OASIS Number
27049
Site Type
Monitoring
Period
Post Medieval,
Report Number
2007_015

Summary

Archaeological monitoring during two extensions to Holywell Cottage, Boon Close, Bury St Edmunds, a former Pesthouse, identified a flint platform probably laid down prior to construction in 1665, in order to raise the building above that of the surrounding water meadows.