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HER Number:MDV102739
Name:Horse Engine House at Hill, Christow


Remains of later 19th century horse engine house attached to barn at Hill.


Grid Reference:SX 835 842
Map Sheet:SX88SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishChristow
Ecclesiastical ParishCHRISTOW

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HORSE ENGINE HOUSE (XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD)

Full description

1840, Tithe Map (Cartographic). SDV339770.

Horse engine house not shown on Tithe Map.

Ordnance Survey, 1880-1899, First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map (Cartographic). SDV336179.

Horse engine house depicted on 1880s-1890s 25 inch Ordnance Survey map attached to north end of east side of barn.

Ordnance Survey, 2012, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV348725.

English Heritage, 2012, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV348729.

Threshing barn about 40 metres east of Hill. Remains of probably later rounded stone rubble horse engine house to rear left. The horse engine house is largely ruinous. See listing description for full details of barn.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV339770Cartographic: 1840. Tithe Map. Tithe Map and Apportionment. Map (Paper).
SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #62235 ]
SDV348729National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2012. National Heritage List for England. Website.

Associated Monuments

MDV77373Part of: Hill farmstead, Christow (Monument)
MDV40382Part of: Threshing barn east of Hill farmhouse, Christow (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 4 2012 2:25PM