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HER Number:MDV113180
Name:Lower Uppacott Farmstead, Widecombe in the Moor


Lower Uppacott farmstead shown on 19th century maps and forming part of the Medieval settlement at 'Uppacott'


Grid Reference:SX 701 728
Map Sheet:SX77SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishWidecombe in the Moor
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.

Three buildings shown on 19th century Tithe Map in an irregular shaped enclosure. The Apportionment for 'Lower Upcott' lists Field Number 2092 as 'Buildings & Yard' and Field Number 2093 as 'Cow House & Garden'.

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

Two groups of buildings shown on 19th century map around an irregular shaped yard. The western group consists of an L-shaped building with a rectangular building adjoining the south-east corner. The eastern group consists of an irregular shaped building with a rectangular building adjoining to the south which has a small extension to the south-west corner.

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

Lower Uppacott 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.
SDV357601Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2015. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #72516 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV30056Parent of: Barn at Lower Uppacott, Widecombe in the Moor (Building)
MDV22099Parent of: Lower Uppacott Farmhouse, Widecombe in the Moor (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Mar 1 2019 4:02PM