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HER Number:MDV103052
Name:Lyd Barn in Lydford


Lyd Barn a late 19th century or early 20th century barn adjoining Heathcot at Town Farm, Lydford


Grid Reference:SX 511 849
Map Sheet:SX58SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishLydford
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BARN (Constructed, XIX to XX - 1889 AD to 1905 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1904 - 1906, Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map (Cartographic). SDV325644.

Barn adjoining cottage is first depicted on the Sceond Edition historic map.

Exeter Archaeology, 2008, Archaeological Assessment of Proposed Sewage Treatment Works at Lydford, 10 (Report - Assessment). SDV351460.

Barn added at Town Farm in the 19th century.

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

'Lyd Barn' is depicted on the modern mapping.

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

Heathcot and its adjoining barn 19th century. Rubble axial stack between Heathcot and its barn.
Plan: The barn adjoining Heathcot on its right side was probably added later in the 19th century. Barn has central first floor loading hatch. Interior: not inspected, but may contain original joinery.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV325644Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #62553 ]
SDV348729National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2012. National Heritage List for England. Website.
SDV351460Report - Assessment: Exeter Archaeology. 2008. Archaeological Assessment of Proposed Sewage Treatment Works at Lydford. Exeter Archaeology. 08.31 (6475). A4 Grip Bound. 10.

Associated Monuments

MDV77779Part of: Town Farm Farmstead, Lydford (Monument)
MDV103050Related to: Heathcot, Lydford (Building)
MDV98384Related to: Town Farm House, Lydford (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV6171 - Archaeological Assessment of Proposed Sewage Treatment Works at Lydford (Ref: 08.31)

Date Last Edited:Jun 9 2016 12:49PM