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HER Number:MDV105410
Name:Riding Horse Stable and Wagonway, Moonhayes Farm, Upottery


A late 18th- early 19th century stable.


Grid Reference:ST 202 098
Map Sheet:ST20NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishUpottery
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishUPOTTERY

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • STOREHOUSE (Unknown date)
  • STABLE (XVIII to XIX - 1780 AD to 1840 AD (Between))

Full description

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

Devon and Somerset County Councils, 2000-2002, Historic Farmsteads Database, BH194.4 (Machine readable data file). SDV349681.

Riding horse stable and wagonway. A small, lofted riding horse stable attached to the farmhouse at its north end. It is terraced into the ground at its rear. The stable roof is continuous with the wagon way roof to its right. Rubble stone walls. Corrugated iron roof. A-frame. 2-bays. Replacement A-frame roof with double ridge. Door/s; loading hatch. Plank loading hatch in north wall and a blocked window below. The front door and frame are 20th century replacements. Feeding gap; keeping place; tack pegs. Loft supported on 2 square set axial beams. Feeding gap to rear. The gable end, under the wagonway, is boarded at the top, with a loading hatch through to the loft. Currently used for domestic utility/storage. Stable used as a woodstore.

Thorp, J., 2003, Moonhayes Farm, BH194009 (Ground Photograph). SDV354375.

Thorp, J., 2003, Moonhayes Farm, BH194012, BH194021-BH194022 (Un-published). SDV354376.

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

Rook, P., 2013, Moonhayes Farm, BB--0065 (Ground Photograph). SDV354440.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV344050Report - Survey: Clements, H. A.. 1994. Survey of Farmsteads in the Devon Part of the Blackdown Hills. A4 Comb Bound + Digital. Annotated plan and photo.
SDV349681Machine readable data file: Devon and Somerset County Councils. 2000-2002. Historic Farmsteads Database. BH194.4.
SDV350786Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2013. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #64854 ]
SDV354375Ground Photograph: Thorp, J.. 2003. Moonhayes Farm. Blackdown Hills Historic Farmstead Survey. Digital. BH194009.
SDV354376Un-published: Thorp, J.. 2003. Moonhayes Farm. Blackdown Hills Historic Farmstead Survey. Digital. BH194012, BH194021-BH194022.
SDV354440Ground Photograph: Rook, P.. 2013. Moonhayes Farm. Built on Earth. Digital. BB--0065.

Associated Monuments

MDV105404Part of: Moonhayes Farm, Upottery (Monument)
MDV105409Related to: Cider House, Moonhayes Farm, Upottery (Building)
MDV105412Related to: Linhay, Moonhayes Farm, Upottery (Building)
MDV82177Related to: Moonhayes Farmhouse, Upottery (Building)
MDV105408Related to: Threshing Barn, Moonhayes Farm, Upottery (Building)
MDV105407Related to: Working Horse Stable, Moonhayes Farm, Upottery (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4655 - Survey of Farmsteads in the Blackdown Hills

Date Last Edited:Apr 24 2015 11:33AM