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HER Number:MDV104773
Name:Chapplecroft Farm


The farmstead is shown on the Ordnance Survey 25 inch map of the 1880s-1890s.


Grid Reference:ST 289 027
Map Sheet:ST20SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishMembury
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishMEMBURY

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMSTEAD (Unknown date)

Full description

Devon County Council, 1838-1848, Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848 (Cartographic). SDV349431.

'Chapplecroft' is marked. The farmstead is depicted.

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

'Chapplecroft Farm' is marked.

Wilkin, W. H., 1927, Chapplecroft Farm (Site Visit). SDV351994.

Brinscombe, Chapelcroft, and East Membury are adjoining farms and were probably one property called Brinscombe, and suggest that was once the name of the manor house of East Membury which probably stood on the site of the Chapelcroft.

Wilkin, W. H., 1928, Notes on Membury. Part 3, 174-175 (Article in Serial). SDV337300.

Brinscombe Farm in the manor of East Membury. A chapel was licensed by Bishop Lacy on 22nd September 1425. Presumably the site of the Chapel was at Chapelcroft (noted by Reichel).

Brinscombe, Chapelcroft and East Membury are now adjoining farms but were probably originally one property, called Brinscombe and the original house stood on the site of Chapelcroft.

Devon and Somerset County Councils, 2000-2002, Historic Farmsteads Database, BH143 (Machine readable data file). SDV349681.

No information supplied.

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

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV337300Article in Serial: Wilkin, W. H.. 1928. Notes on Membury. Part 3. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 60. A5 Hardback. 174-175.
SDV349431Cartographic: Devon County Council. 1838-1848. Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Map. Digital.
SDV349681Machine readable data file: Devon and Somerset County Councils. 2000-2002. Historic Farmsteads Database. BH143.
SDV350786Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2013. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #64240 ]
SDV351994Site Visit: Wilkin, W. H.. 1927. Chapplecroft Farm. Unknown.

Associated Monuments

MDV1942Parent of: Chapplecroft Farmhouse, Chapplecroft Farm (Monument)
MDV104770Related to: Brinscombe Farm (Monument)
MDV58026Related to: Chapel, Chapplecroft Farm (Monument)
MDV104774Related to: East Membury Farm (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 10 2015 12:59PM