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HER Number:MDV108655
Name:Orchard Terrace, Buckfastleigh

Summary

An interesting complex of workers housing, comprising two main terraces, each backing onto a communal rectangular space barely visible from the street. The Chapel Street elevation are rendered, with sash windows and a little ornamentation. The rear elevations are much more utilitarian – unrendered stone and casement windows.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 737 661
Map Sheet:SX76NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishBuckfastleigh
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishBUCKFASTLEIGH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • TERRACE (XIX - 1849 AD to 1880 AD (Between))

Full description

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

Two rows of terrace houses are depicted on the late 19th century historic map, although not shown on the earlier Tithe Map. The two terraces back onto one another and there is a short row of three houses at the western end. Communal space shown between the terraces.


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

Unchanged from the late 19th century depiction.


Dartmoor National Park Authority, 2012, Buckfastleigh Conservation Area Appraisal, 37 (Report - Assessment). SDV357481.

Orchard Terrace: Unlisted
An interesting complex of workers housing, comprising two main terraces, each backing onto a communal rectangular space barely visible from the street. The Chapel Street elevation is polite, if a little austere; having render, sash windows and a little ornamentation. The rear elevations are much more utilitarian – unrendered stone and casement windows.


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

Orchard Terrace is depicted on the 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).
SDV355681Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #68009 ]
SDV357481Report - Assessment: Dartmoor National Park Authority. 2012. Buckfastleigh Conservation Area Appraisal. Dartmoor National Park Authority Report. Digital. 37.

Associated Monuments

MDV22907Related to: 26-29 Chapel Street, Buckfastleigh (Building)
MDV80097Related to: 30-31 Chapel Street, Buckfastleigh (Building)
MDV48199Related to: Congregational Chapel on Chapel Street, Buckfastleigh (Building)
MDV92632Related to: Iron railings south of Methodist and United Reformed Church, Buckfastleigh (Monument)
MDV22906Related to: Methodist Chapel, Chapel Street, Buckfastleigh (Building)
MDV7834Related to: Woollen Mill, Buckfastleigh (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Feb 20 2018 11:30AM