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HER Number:MDV110421
Name:Coombe Court Farm, Moretonhamstead


Coombe Court Farm shown on 19th century maps and possibly mentioned in the 14th century


Grid Reference:SX 754 870
Map Sheet:SX78NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishMoretonhampstead
Ecclesiastical ParishMORETONHAMPSTEAD

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.

Coombe farmstead shown on the 19th century Tithe Map as a range of buildings around a rectangular yard with a detached long rectangular building to the north. The Apportionment for Coombe lists Field Number 278 as 'Homestead' and Field Numbers 279 and 280 as 'Garden'.

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

Combe Farm shown on 19th century map as a group of buildings around a square yard with small enclosures to the east and south.

Gover, J. E. B. + Mawer, A. + Stenton, F. M., 1932, The Place-Names of Devon: Part Two, 484-5 (Monograph). SDV337894.

Coombe Farm was probably the home of William atte Combe mentioned in 1333.

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

Coombe Court farmstead.

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: #69857 ]
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. 484-5.
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. Combe (Court).

Associated Monuments

MDV40422Parent of: Barn at Coombe Court Farm, Moretonhampstead (Building)
MDV25646Parent of: Coombe Court Farm House, Moretonhampstead (Building)
MDV40421Parent of: Stables to north of Coombe Court Farm House (Building)
MDV25647Parent of: Waterwheel at Coombe Court Farm, Moretonhampstead (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV6215 - Coombe Court, Moretonhampstead (Ref: K831)

Date Last Edited:Nov 28 2016 4:09PM