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HER Number:MDV11984
Name:Mutton Hall


Mutton Hall was known as Horwood Cottage in 19C


Grid Reference:SS 500 271
Map Sheet:SS52NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishHorwood, Lovacott and Newton Tracey
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishHORWOOD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS52NW/21

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOUSE (Early Medieval to XXI - 1066 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, SS52NW12 (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV59635.

The cottage, otherwise Mutton Hall. Said to be 13th century. Stone and cob, unglazed wood mullion windows, Tudor arched doorway, early panelling. Note: the position of this building is unclear. The DOE list positions it at SS50202763 (see PRN 334).

Ordnance Survey, 1880s, Ordnance Survey (Cartographic). SDV848.

Mutton Hall is shown as 'Horwood Cottage' on OS 25" (1880s) map in a curvilinear enclosure to the east of the road. Several small detached buildings are shown to the north & a small orchard to the northeast.

James, T. + Chandler, J., 2004, The Proposed Alverdiscott to Barnstaple Overhead 132kV Transmission Line, 7,15,Table 2 (Report - Assessment). SDV72921.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV59635Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. SS52NW12. SS52NW.
SDV72921Report - Assessment: James, T. + Chandler, J.. 2004. The Proposed Alverdiscott to Barnstaple Overhead 132kV Transmission Line. AC Archaeology Report. 4604/1/0. A4 Stapled + Digital. 7,15,Table 2.
SDV848Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880s. Ordnance Survey. 25".

Associated Monuments

MDV334Related to: Horwood, Hoopers Cottage (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV794 - The proposed Alverdiscott to Barnstaple overhead 132kV transmission line

Date Last Edited:May 4 2006 1:34PM