Recent Examples on the WebLiving on a croft, our family was there for some months in early 1967.
John Mcphee, The New Yorker, 31 Jan. 2022
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First Known Use of croft
before the 12th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1
History and Etymology for croft
Middle English, from Old English; akin to Middle Dutch krocht hill