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HER Number:MDV3600
Name:MANSION HOUSE in the Parish of Horrabridge, Whitchurch

Summary

Vis=27/10/1952 (os) sortridge house, a 17th century mansion. A quadrangular building with an interior court. Three of the wings were destroyed by fire. The remaining wing is the present dwelling house with later additions. The mansion was built in 1666. The whole of the outer walls and much of the interior work is original. The old mullioned windows are now internal windows lighting rooms via a corridor. The oak piers are still visible on the inner face of the new outer wall.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 506 711
Map Sheet:SX57SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishHorrabridge
Civil ParishWhitchurch
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishWHITCHURCH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX57SW/11/1

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • MANSION HOUSE (Early Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV227700.

Osa=sx57sw16.


Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, Untitled Source (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV24.

Vis=27/10/1952 (os) sortridge house, a 17th century mansion. A quadrangular building with an interior court. Three of the wings were destroyed by fire. The remaining wing is the present dwelling house with later additions. The mansion was built in 1666. The whole of the outer walls and much of the interior work is original. The old mullioned windows are now internal windows lighting rooms via a corridor. The oak piers are still visible on the inner face of the new outer wall.

Sources / Further Reading

  • Migrated Record:
  • Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.

Associated Monuments

MDV25907Related to: Grimstone and Sortridge Leat (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM