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HER Number:MDV112934
Name:Isaford Farmstead, Widecombe in the Moor

Summary

Isaford farmstead shown on 19th century maps and listed in the 19th century Tithe Map Apportionment as 'Iseford'. It was mentioned in the 16th century as 'Esaford'

Location

Grid Reference:SX 724 791
Map Sheet:SX77NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishWidecombe in the Moor
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishWIDECOMBE IN THE MOOR

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.

Farmstead shown on 19th century Tithe Map as one large and two small buildings around an L-shaped yard with a further small building to the south. The Apportionment for 'Iseford' lists Field Number 186 as 'House & Yard' and Field Numbers 187 and 188 as 'Garden'.


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

Isaford shown on 19th century map as a group of four buildings in a rectilinear enclosure with a further building in a small enclosure to the south-west and another to the north.


Gover, J. E. B. + Mawer, A. + Stenton, F. M., 1932, The Place-Names of Devon: Part Two, 529 (Monograph). SDV337894.

Isaford was mentioned as 'Esaford' in 1566.


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

Isaford farmstead listed.


Ordnance Survey, 2015, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV357601.

Isaford 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).
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. 529.
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. Isaford.
SDV357601Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2015. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #72289 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV29789Parent of: Isaford farmhouse, Widecombe in the Moor (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jul 31 2015 11:08AM