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HER Number:MDV108452
Name:Little Warmhill, Hennock


Little Warmhill smallholding shown on 19th century Tithe Map as part of 'Little Warmhill' and listed as 'Battice House'.


Grid Reference:SX 834 804
Map Sheet:SX88SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishHennock
Ecclesiastical ParishHENNOCK

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • SMALLHOLDING (XV to XVI - 1500 AD to 1600 AD (Between))

Full description

South West Heritage Trust, 1838-1848, Digitised Tithe Maps and Transcribed Apportionments (Cartographic). SDV359954.

Building shown on 19th century Tithe Map as a rectangular building with two extensions on the north side and a small extension to the east surrounded by several small enclosures. The Apportionment for 'Little Warmhill' lists Field Number 542 as 'Battice House & c' and Field Numbers 630 and 631 as 'Battice Garden'.
544 to the east is also listed as part of Little Warmhill and records a farmhuse and yard. The main buildings front onto the road and consist of a farmhouse with farm building adjoining at the eastern end, as well as at least two unattached buildings to the north of the main buildings.

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

Building shown on 19th century map as a rectangular building surrounded by four small enclosures.
The second farmhouse to the east is no longer shown; although the farm building attached to it is still shown and some remains of the unattached buildings to the north.

Ordnance Survey, 1904 - 1906, Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map (Cartographic). SDV325644.

Two adjoining buildings shown on early 20th century map in a rectilinear enclosure on the north side of the road.
The eastern farm buildings are unchanged from the late 19th century historic map depiction. Map object partly based on this source.

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

Little Warmhill farmstead.

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

Little Warmhill and Lower Warnhill Farm are shown on modern mapping.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV325644Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV352501Un-published: White, P.. 2013. Previously Unsurveyed Dartmoor Historic Farmsteads. Excel Spreadsheet. Little Warmhill.
SDV355681Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #67822 ]
SDV359954Cartographic: South West Heritage Trust. 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Maps and Transcribed Apportionments. Tithe Map and Apportionment. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV37770Parent of: Farmhouse at Little Warmhill, Hennock (Building)
MDV118825Related to: Great Warmhill, Hennock (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Mar 28 2017 10:43AM