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HER Number:MDV104581
Name:Cattlesheds, Yeatlands Farm


19th century cattlesheds.


Grid Reference:ST 273 002
Map Sheet:ST20SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishAxminster
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishAXMINSTER

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • COW HOUSE (XIX - 1860 AD to 1880 AD (Between))

Full description

Devon and Somerset County Councils, 2000-2002, Historic Farmsteads Database, BH050.7 (Machine readable data file). SDV349681.

Cattle sheds. An L-shaped, gable-ended range of cattle sheds with a short return to the north, which were originally open-fronted. The existing sheds are likely to be a rebuild of earlier buildings in the same position. Rubble stone walls. Rear wall rubble stone, Front originally open now enclosed with corrugated iron. 20th century tile roof. 'Delta'. Tie beam truss. Tie beam trusses with raking struts and metal king tie. Notched, mortise and tenon apex. Ridgeboard and single set of back purlins on cleats. Arcade; timber window/s. Roof supported at front on timber posts on chamfered limestone padstones. Ties of trusses jointed into timber posts. Now clad in corrugated iron with 20th century doors through. To rear, inserted 20th century metal framed windows. North end (return) has door through to adjoining cart shed, 20th century timber window in rear wall and 20th century man door. Feeding passage. Rear feeding passage, which is brick, rendered in concrete and has a timber, rounded top, like a handrail. 20th century stalls made from concrete and timber railway sleepers. Currently disused.

Thorp, J., 2003, Yeatlands Farm, BH050007 (Ground Photograph). SDV351643.

Thorp, J., 2003, Yeatlands Farm, BH050014, BH050021-BH050022 (Un-published). SDV351645.

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

Sources / Further Reading

SDV349681Machine readable data file: Devon and Somerset County Councils. 2000-2002. Historic Farmsteads Database. BH050.7.
SDV350786Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2013. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #64058 ]
SDV351643Ground Photograph: Thorp, J.. 2003. Yeatlands Farm. Blackdown Hills Historic Farmstead Survey. Digital. BH050007.
SDV351645Un-published: Thorp, J.. 2003. Yeatlands Farm. Blackdown Hills Historic Farmstead Survey. Digital. BH050014, BH050021-BH050022.

Associated Monuments

MDV17235Part of: Yeatlands Farm (Monument)
MDV104582Related to: Cart Shed, Yeatlands Farm (Building)
MDV104574Related to: Cider House, Yeatlands Farm (Building)
MDV104583Related to: Dairy, Yeatlands Farm (Building)
MDV104578Related to: Feed Store and Calf House, Yeatlands Farm (Building)
MDV104576Related to: Horse Engine House, Yeatlands Farm (Building)
MDV104572Related to: Riding Horse Stable, Yeatlands Farm (Building)
MDV104573Related to: Stable, Yeatlands Farm (Building)
MDV104571Related to: Threshing Barn, Yeatlands Farm (Building)
MDV81694Related to: Yeatlands Farmhouse, Yeatlands Farm (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jul 24 2013 12:51PM