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HER Number:MDV107099
Name:Cricket Pavilion in Shobrooke Park


Rustic thatched cricket pavilion built in about 1908.


Grid Reference:SS 850 009
Map Sheet:SS80SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishShobrooke
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSHOBROOKE

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • CRICKET PAVILION (Built, XX - 1908 AD to 1908 AD)

Full description

Royal Air Force, 1946 - 1949, Royal Air Force Aerial Photographs (Aerial Photograph). SDV342938.

Pavilion visible on aerial photograph.

Ordnance Survey, 2014, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV355681.

Pavilion marked.

Nicholas Pearson Associates, Sept 2013, Shobrooke Park, Parkland Plan, 47, 49, 63, 78, 92 (Report - Survey). SDV352483.

Rustic thatched cricket pavilion described as a 'key illustrative example of the archetypical village cricket pavilion'. The pavilion dates from about 1908. It is visible on the 1940s RAF aerial photos although the pitch is not clear. The pavilion and ground were fully established and fenced by 1964. A commemorative plaque on the pavilion records that Shobrooke park Cricket Club was founded in 1890.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV342938Aerial Photograph: Royal Air Force. 1946 - 1949. Royal Air Force Aerial Photographs. Royal Air Force Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Digital).
SDV352483Report - Survey: Nicholas Pearson Associates. Sept 2013. Shobrooke Park, Parkland Plan. Nicholas Pearson Associates Report. A4 Comb Bound + Digital. 47, 49, 63, 78, 92.
SDV355681Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #66619 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV32594Part of: Shobrooke Park (Park/Garden)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV6279 - Site survey and Analysis of Shobrooke Park

Date Last Edited:May 28 2014 2:47PM