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HER Number:MDV104458
Name:Cider House, Culverhayes Farm


A 19th century cider house.


Grid Reference:ST 125 041
Map Sheet:ST10SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishAwliscombe
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishAWLISCOMBE

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Traditional Farm Buildings marked on Nineteenth century mapping at Culverhayes Farm

Other References/Statuses

  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • STOREHOUSE (Unknown date)
  • CIDER HOUSE (XIX - 1820 AD to 1840 AD (Between))

Full description

Devon and Somerset County Councils, 2000-2002, Historic Farmsteads Database, BH046.3 (Machine readable data file). SDV349681.

Cider house. Apple loft; Cider house. The cider house is the north two bays of the long east range, positioned to the southeast of the farmhouse. Chert, brick dressings; Limestone walls. Slate roof. A-frame roof structure. 2 bay roof with an A-frame truss, with mortise and tenoned apex, plate yoke and ridge board. The collar is lap -jointed and nailed. 3 sets of purlins in shallow trenches and held on cleats. Door/s; Loading hatch. Doorway with a ledge and brace door held on strap hinges with finials to the front (west), in a plain pegged doorframe. Two loading hatches, one at ground floor level to the rear and other to the apple loft in the north gable end. Both have plank doors and plain pegged frames. Apple loft; fixed ladder. 2 chamfered axial beams with run out stops support joists to apple loft floor. Trimmed joist to rear and gap for screw of cider press. Floor is now concrete with raised platform to rear. Access to loft from interior once by fixed ladder. Ladder remains, but is detached. Currently an agricultural store.

Thorp, J., 2002, Culverhayes Farm, BH046004 (Ground Photograph). SDV351545.

Thorp, J., 2002, Culverhayes Farm, BH046012, BH046021-BH046022 (Un-published). SDV351546.

Ordnance Survey, 2013, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV350786.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV349681Machine readable data file: Devon and Somerset County Councils. 2000-2002. Historic Farmsteads Database. BH046.3.
SDV350786Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2013. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #63934 ]
SDV351545Ground Photograph: Thorp, J.. 2002. Culverhayes Farm. Blackdown Hills Historic Farmstead Survey. Digital. BH046004.
SDV351546Un-published: Thorp, J.. 2002. Culverhayes Farm. Blackdown Hills Historic Farmstead Survey. Digital. BH046012, BH046021-BH046022.

Associated Monuments

MDV19374Part of: Culverhayes Farm, Wolverstone (Monument)
MDV104462Related to: Cattleshed, Culverhayes Farm (Building)
MDV104455Related to: Farmhouse, Culverhayes Farm (Building)
MDV104461Related to: North Linhay, Culverhayes Farm (Building)
MDV104459Related to: Open-Fronted Cowshed, Culverhayes Farm (Building)
MDV104460Related to: Shippon, Culverhayes Farm (Building)
MDV104457Related to: Stable, Culverhayes Farm (Building)
MDV104456Related to: Threshing Barn, Culverhayes Farm (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 27 2017 1:23PM