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HER Number:MDV104985
Name:Stable, Harrison Farm, Stockland


An 18th century stable.


Grid Reference:ST 239 010
Map Sheet:ST20SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishStockland
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSTOCKLAND

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • STOREHOUSE (Unknown date)
  • GRANARY (XVII to XVIII - 1700 AD to 1800 AD (Between))
  • STABLE (XVII to XVIII - 1700 AD to 1800 AD (Between))
  • TACK ROOM (XVII to XVIII - 1700 AD to 1800 AD (Between))

Full description

Clements, H. A., 1994, Survey of Farmsteads in the Devon Part of the Blackdown Hills (Report - Survey). SDV344050.

In fair condition (B.A.R. 3.2.4).

Devon and Somerset County Councils, 2000-2002, Historic Farmsteads Database, BH168.3 (Machine readable data file). SDV349681.

Stable. Granary; stable; tack room. A gable-ended stable, with a tack room and granary at the lower, east end. Mr Perry remembers a horse engine house to the rear of the stable. Chert; rubble stone walls. Pantile roof. Triple pantile. A-frame. 3-bays. 2 bays to stable and one bay to tack room. A-frames with plain mortise and tenon apexes, held with single pegs. Nailed, lap-jointed collars. Replacement purlins. Diagonal ridge. Door/s; loading hatch; timber window/s. The stable and the tack room have plank doors in solid frames. The loft doors, to both the hayloft and the granary have plank doors held on strap hinges, in solid frames. There is a window at ground floor level to the stable and in the east gable end. Feeding gap; granary; hayloft. The tack room is divided from the stable by a full height partition wall. The loft above the stable is supported on a crossbeam on an axial pad. The joists rest on timber laces in the walls. There is a feeding gap to the rear of the stable. Currently an agricultural store.

Thorp, J., 2003, Harrison Farm, BH168008 (Ground Photograph). SDV352345.

Thorp, J., 2003, Harrison Farm, BH168012, BH168021-BH168022 (Un-published). SDV352347.

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

Sources / Further Reading

SDV344050Report - Survey: Clements, H. A.. 1994. Survey of Farmsteads in the Devon Part of the Blackdown Hills. A4 Comb Bound + Digital.
SDV349681Machine readable data file: Devon and Somerset County Councils. 2000-2002. Historic Farmsteads Database. BH168.3.
SDV350786Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2013. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #64441 ]
SDV352345Ground Photograph: Thorp, J.. 2003. Harrison Farm. Blackdown Hills Historic Farmstead Survey. Digital. BH168008.
SDV352347Un-published: Thorp, J.. 2003. Harrison Farm. Blackdown Hills Historic Farmstead Survey. Digital. BH168012, BH168021-BH168022.

Associated Monuments

MDV104977Part of: Barn, Harrison Farm, Stockland (Building)
MDV80918Part of: Harrison Farm, Stockland (Monument)
MDV104996Related to: Cart Shed, Harrison Farm, Stockland (Building)
MDV104979Related to: Cider House, Harrison Farm, Stockland (Building)
MDV27178Related to: Harrison Farmhouse, Stockland (Building)
MDV104988Related to: Linhay, Harrison Farm, Stockland (Building)
MDV104991Related to: Open-Fronted Cattleshed, Harrison Farm, Stockland (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4655 - Survey of Farmsteads in the Blackdown Hills

Date Last Edited:Apr 30 2015 11:57AM