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HER Number:MDV104787
Name:Building 6, Hutholes Deserted Medieval Settlement

Summary

Remains of a building at the eastern edge of the site which has been incorporated into later enclosure walls on two sides. Only the western wall survives in its entirety and includes the entrance at the southern end.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 702 758
Map Sheet:SX77NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishWidecombe in the Moor
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishWIDECOMBE IN THE MOOR

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BUILDING (Built, Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD (Between))

Full description

GeoInformation Group Ltd, 2010, 1:625 2010 Colour (12.5cm resolution) (Aerial Photograph). SDV346026.

Remains of building partly visible. Map object based on this source.


Newman , P. + Probert, S., 21/07/1994, Hutholes (Report - Survey). SDV351996.

Building 6. Remains of a building at the eastern edge of the site, oriented north-south and which has been incorporated into later enclosure walls on two sides. Of the remaining exposed section, the north wall is turf-covered and not completely visible. Only the western wall survives in its entirety and includes the entrance at the southern end. A transverse revetment wall about 0.6 metres high separates off the northern portion of the building which contains the oven and kiln found during excavation. However, these were covered with vegetation at the time of the survey and not visible. Map object based on this source.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV346026Aerial Photograph: GeoInformation Group Ltd. 2010. 1:625 2010 Colour (12.5cm resolution). 2010 Aerial Photographs. Digital.
SDV351996Report - Survey: Newman , P. + Probert, S.. 21/07/1994. Hutholes. Royal Commission for the Historical Monuments of England Field Investigation. A4 Stapled.

Associated Monuments

MDV7470Related to: Hutholes Medieval Settlement, Widecombe in the Moor (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV6219 - Survey of Hutholes Deserted Medieval Settlement
  • EDV7558 - Excavation of Hutholes medieval site

Date Last Edited:Nov 25 2016 3:06PM