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HER Number:MDV108547
Name:East Lounston Farmstead, Ilsington

Summary

East Lounston farmstead shown as 'Lounston' on 19th century map with Lounston being mentioned from the 13th century

Location

Grid Reference:SX 786 751
Map Sheet:SX77NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishIlsington
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishILSINGTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMSTEAD (XVIII to XIX - 1800 AD to 1900 AD)

Full description

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

Two separate farmsteads shown on 19th century Tithe Map. The Apportionment for 'Higher East Lownstone' to the west lists Field Number 925 as 'Farm House &c' and Field Number 924 as 'Garden'. The Apportionment for 'Lower East Lownstone' to the east lists Field Number 925 as 'Farm House &c' and Field Number 903 as 'Boothway Orchard & Barn'.


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

'Lounston' shown on 19th century map as two groups of buildings around two separate yards with a pump shown as 'P' in both yards. A separate large rectangular building is shown in an orchard on the opposite side of the road.


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

'Lounston' shown on early 20th century map as two goups of buildings around two yards with a small building to the west and a large building to the north which appears to have a horse engine adjoining the north-east side.


Gover, J. E. B. + Mawer, A. + Stenton, F. M., 1932, The Place-Names of Devon: Part Two, 478 (Monograph). SDV337894.

Lounston is mentioned as 'Luueneston' in 1238, 'Louenyston' in 1330 and 'Lounston' by 1566.


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

East Lounston farmstead.


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

East Lounston shown on modern mapping to include 'East Lounston Farm', 'Owlscombe', 'The Granary' and 'Lower East Lounston'.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV325644Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #67904 ]
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV337894Monograph: Gover, J. E. B. + Mawer, A. + Stenton, F. M.. 1932. The Place-Names of Devon: Part Two. The Place-Names of Devon: Part Two. IX. A5 Hardback. 478.
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. East Lounston.
SDV355681Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV37166Parent of: Barn at East Lounston farm, Ilsington (Building)
MDV37167Parent of: East Lounston Farmhouse, Ilsington (Building)
MDV76939Related to: Lower Lounston farmstead, Ilsington (Monument)
MDV15970Related to: South or Great Lounston Farmstead, Ilsington (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Nov 28 2014 12:30PM