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HER Number:MDV105263
Name:Cartshed, Townsend Farm, Stockland


A 19th century cartshed.


Grid Reference:ST 245 047
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

  • CART SHED (XIX - 1850 AD to 1889 AD (Between))

Full description

Devon and Somerset County Councils, 2000-2002, Historic Farmsteads Database, BH179.3 (Machine readable data file). SDV349681.

Cart shed. A 19th century cartshed, which is open ends and has a hipped roof to the east, is to the northeast of the farmhouse. Chert; rubble stone walls. Corrugated iron roof. A-frame. 4-bays. A-frames with principals on cross-pads. Notched mortise and tenon apex with 1 peg. Secondary scissor bracing. Plain, lap jointed collar with 2 spikes and one set of trenched purlins. Diagonal ridge. Arcade. Open both ends. Currently disused.

Thorp, J., 2002, Townsend Farm, BH179006 (Ground Photograph). SDV352595.

Thorp, J., 2002, Townsend Farm, BH179007, BH179021-BH179022 (Un-published). SDV352596.

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

Sources / Further Reading

SDV349681Machine readable data file: Devon and Somerset County Councils. 2000-2002. Historic Farmsteads Database. BH179.3.
SDV350786Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2013. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #64720 ]
SDV352595Ground Photograph: Thorp, J.. 2002. Townsend Farm. Blackdown Hills Historic Farmstead Survey. Digital. BH179006.
SDV352596Un-published: Thorp, J.. 2002. Townsend Farm. Blackdown Hills Historic Farmstead Survey. Digital. BH179007, BH179021-BH179022.

Associated Monuments

MDV105215Part of: Townsend Farm (Monument)
MDV22063Related to: Barn, Townsend Farm (Building)
MDV105262Related to: Stable, Townsend Farm (Building)
MDV1920Related to: Townsend Farmhouse, Townsend Farm (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jan 20 2017 9:35AM