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HER Number:MDV114758
Name:Cobbling outside the Post Office, Dunsford

Summary

One of the outstanding areas of cobbling in Dunsford is outside the Post Office.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 812 891
Map Sheet:SX88NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDunsford
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishDUNSFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • COBBLED SURFACE GENERAL (Post Medieval to XIX - 1540 AD to 1889 AD (Between))

Full description

Dartmoor National Park Authority, 2011, Dunsford Conservation Area Character Appraisal, 27 (Report - Assessment). SDV359494.

There are some outstanding examples of traditional cobbling in Dunsford. As well as the church path the areas in front of the Post Office and Brimblecombes are particularly fine.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV359494Report - Assessment: Dartmoor National Park Authority. 2011. Dunsford Conservation Area Character Appraisal. Dartmoor National Park Authority. Digital. 27. [Mapped feature: #74090 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV37233Related to: Old Post Cottage, Dunsford (Building)
MDV37227Related to: The Post Office, Dunsford (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Apr 1 2016 12:00PM