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HER Number:MDV107703
Name:Farmstead at the southern end of Caton Settlement, Ashburton


Farmstead shown on 19th century maps at the southern end of the settlement of Caton, but may be earlier in date.


Grid Reference:SX 781 718
Map Sheet:SX77SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishAshburton
Ecclesiastical ParishASHBURTON

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Remains of a medieval to post-medieval field system around Caton, partially preserved in the surviving field layout

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMSTEAD (XVIII to XIX - 1800 AD to 1840 AD (Between))

Full description

Devon County Council, 1838-1848, Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848 (Cartographic). SDV349431.

Group of buildings shown on 19th century Tithe Map.

Ordnance Survey, 1880-1899, First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map (Cartographic). SDV336179.

Group of buildings shown on 19th century map at the southern end of the settlement at Caton.

White, P., 2013, Previously Unsurveyed Dartmoor Historic Farmsteads, Caton (Un-published). SDV352501.

Caton shown on 19th century map.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #67123 ]
SDV349431Cartographic: Devon County Council. 1838-1848. Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Map. Digital.
SDV352501Un-published: White, P.. 2013. Previously Unsurveyed Dartmoor Historic Farmsteads. Excel Spreadsheet. Caton.

Associated Monuments

MDV107697Part of: Caton Settlement north of Caton Cross, Ashburton (Monument)
MDV107698Related to: Caton Farmstead, Ashburton (Monument)
MDV107700Related to: Farmstead at north-west end of Caton Settlement, Ashburton (Monument)
MDV107701Related to: Farmstead at the north-east end of Caton Settlement, Ashburton (Monument)
MDV107699Related to: Farmstead north of 'Caton Farmstead', Ashburton (Monument)
MDV107702Related to: Farmstead on the east side of Caton Settlement, Ashburton (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Nov 24 2015 4:03PM