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HER Number:MDV113229
Name:Little Aish Farm, South Brent

Summary

Little Aish farmstead dates to at least the early-mid 19th century, based on cartographic evidence. Depicted on the Tithe Map, the farm layout is largely the same; except for one building that was already gone by the time the late 19th century historic map was produced.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 692 606
Map Sheet:SX66SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishSouth Brent
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishSOUTH BRENT

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMSTEAD (XVIII to XIX - 1750 AD? to 1840 AD (Between))

Full description

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

Little Aish is depicted on the Tithe Map; 1823 on the South Brent apportionment; 'Dwelling house, other buildings and court'. Farmstead consists of farmhouse adjacent to the road, with farm buildings adjoining at the eastern end, and also set at right angles to the eastern end.


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

Late 19th century historic map shows the farmhouse and adjoining buildings remain, except that shown at right angles on the Tithe Map.


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

Same as the late 19th century historic map.


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

Little Aish is included on list. No further information provided.


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

Farmhouse building shown 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).
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.
SDV357601Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2015. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #72561 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV13341Parent of: Butter well at Little Aish farm, South Brent (Monument)
MDV13340Parent of: Little Aish Farmhouse, South Brent (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Feb 12 2016 10:16AM