About the Farm

Brackenwood Farm

 

Brackenwood Farm is a smallholding located in the North East corner of the New Forest. It is the home of the Whitfield family and a number of horses. The original farm dates back many years and was originally a simple New Forest cottage. Over the years the farmhouse and outbuildings have been expanded a number of times and the farm now comprises of:

 

History

 

The original farm dates back to about the1840's. The historical maps below show how the farm and area around it has evolved over time. The recent changes to the farm includes:

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Map - 1860

Map - 1860

Map - 1870

Map - 1870

Map - 1900

Map - 1900

Map - 1890

Map - 1890

Map - 1910

Map - 1910

Map - 1960

Map - 1960

Map - 1990

Map - 1990

Map - Today

Map - Today