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HER Number:MDV108523
Name:Brambley Farmstead, Higher Brimley, Ilsington


Brambley farmstead shown on 19th century maps at Higher Brimley. Farmstead includes 'Elmside' and part of 'Summer Meadow' shown on modern maps


Grid Reference:SX 796 766
Map Sheet:SX77NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishIlsington
Ecclesiastical ParishILSINGTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMSTEAD (XIX - 1850 AD to 1900 AD)

Full description

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

Farmstead shown on 19th century Tithe Map as two or three buildings and several small enclosures to the south of the road. The Apportionemt for 'Brambley' lists Field Number 805 as 'Farm House & c'.

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

Group of buildings shown on 19th century map at Higher Brimley on the south and west sides of an irregular shaped yard. A pump is shown as 'P' to the west of the southern buildings. Map object bases on this source.

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

Higher Brimley shown on Tithe Map as part of 'Brambley'.

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

Farmstead includes the site of 'Elmside' and the eastern part of 'Summer Meadow' shown on modern mapping.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
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. Higher Brimley.
SDV355681Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV108524Part of: Higher Brimley Settlement, Ilsington (Monument)
MDV108519Related to: Corbyns Farmstead, Higher Brimley, Ilsington (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jun 2 2015 10:29AM