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HER Number:MDV104914
Name:Cattle Shed, Osmore Farm

Summary

An 18th-19th century cattle shed.

Location

Grid Reference:ST 263 046
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

  • COW HOUSE (XVIII to XIX - 1750 AD to 1840 AD (Between))
  • DAIRY (XX - 1901 AD to 2000 AD (Between))

Full description

Devon and Somerset County Councils, 2000-2002, Historic Farmsteads Database, BH151.8 (Machine readable data file). SDV349681.

Double-sided cattleshed. Later used as a cattle shed; dairy. A gable-ended cattleshed which is open both sides of a rubblestone spine wall. At the south end, there is a full-width compartment, which is open to the east. Its original function is not certain, but it may have been a dairy. The north end has been rebuilt in concrete block in the 20th century and converted to a dairy. Limestone; rubble stone, brick/concrete block repairs to walls. Limestone quoins. Brick repairs. Corrugated iron roof. A-frame. 4-bays. Replacement 20th century roof of A-frames which have been bolted together. Two tie beams remain from the former roof. It was tall enough to include a hayloft. Arcade. The open sides have wall plates supported on oak posts. South end full-width compartment. Currently disused.


Thorp, J., 2003, Osmore Farm, BH151003 (Ground Photograph). SDV352191.


Thorp, J., 2003, Osmore Farm, BH151022-BH151024 (Un-published). SDV352192.


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

Sources / Further Reading

SDV349681Machine readable data file: Devon and Somerset County Councils. 2000-2002. Historic Farmsteads Database. BH151.8.
SDV350786Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2013. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #64369 ]
SDV352191Ground Photograph: Thorp, J.. 2003. Osmore Farm. Blackdown Hills Historic Farmstead Survey. Digital. BH151003.
SDV352192Un-published: Thorp, J.. 2003. Osmore Farm. Blackdown Hills Historic Farmstead Survey. Digital. BH151022-BH151024.

Associated Monuments

MDV104859Part of: Osmore Farm (Monument)
MDV27194Related to: Barn, Osmore Farm (Building)
MDV104905Related to: Cart Shed, Osmore Farm (Building)
MDV104909Related to: Cart Shed, Osmore Farm (Building)
MDV27193Related to: Cider House, Cellar, Stable and Wash House, Osmore Farm (Building)
MDV20559Related to: Farmhouse, Osmore Farm (Building)
MDV27195Related to: Garden Boundary Wall, Osmore Farm (Building)
MDV104907Related to: Granary, Osmore Farm (Building)
MDV104916Related to: Lean-To Cattleshed, Osmore House (Building)
MDV104913Related to: Pig Sty, Osmore Farm (Building)
MDV104915Related to: Shippon, Osmore Farm, Membury (Building)
MDV104901Related to: Stable, Osmore Farm (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Sep 17 2013 2:15PM