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HER Number:MDV114171
Name:11 The Square, Chagford

Summary

Building probably dates to the early 19th century, although may be older. Depicted on the Tithe Map, the shop part of the premises was used as a bakery in the 20th century.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 700 875
Map Sheet:SX78NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishChagford
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishCHAGFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOUSE (XVIII to XIX - 1800 AD to 1840 AD (Between))
  • BAKERY (XX - 1950 AD to 1999 AD (Between))

Full description

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

Tithe Map depicts this building; plot 87 'cottages' on apportionment. The map shows four large main buildings making up the block of buildings in the centre of the square; these were mostly later subdivided, except number 5.


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

The late 19th century historic map shows that most of the buildings in the Square have been subdivided, and this property is likely to have been split into two.


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

Interestingly, the early 20th century historic map shows this premises as one large building again; matching the Tithe Map depiction.


Rice, I., 2002, The Book of Chagford. A Town Apart, 27 (Monograph). SDV356605.

Image of North Street from 1963 shows Rowe's Bakery (later Miller's).


Google, 2016, Google Streetview (Website). SDV359355.

2011 image of the North Street side of the building shows it is in use as a bakery at present; 'Thomas' Bakery'.


Ordnance Survey, 2016, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV359352.

The modern mapping more closely matches the late 19th century historic mapping and shows two buildings occupying this plot; numbers 11 and 9a.

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.
SDV356605Monograph: Rice, I.. 2002. The Book of Chagford. A Town Apart. The Book of Chagford. Hardback Volume. 27.
SDV359352Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2016. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #73505 ]
SDV359355Website: Google. 2016. Google Streetview. http://maps.google.co.uk. Website.

Associated Monuments

MDV114130Related to: 58-60 The Square, Chagford (Building)
MDV114174Related to: 9 The Square, Chagford (Building)
MDV114133Related to: Cannon House, 5 The Square, Chagford (Building)
MDV114134Related to: Post Office, The Square, Chagford (Building)
MDV8271Related to: The Market House, Chagford (Building)
MDV114132Related to: The 'Shambles', The Square, Chagford (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jan 29 2016 3:14PM