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HER Number:MDV120127
Name:Cottage in Great Marsh south-west of Standon Farm, Peter Tavy

Summary

Ruined remains of a cottage in Great Marsh to the south-west of Standon Farm between the River Tavy and the Baggator Brook

Location

Grid Reference:SX 540 812
Map Sheet:SX58SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishPeter Tavy
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishPETER TAVY

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX58SW/101
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • COTTAGE NON SPECIFIC (XIX - 1880 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

South West Heritage Trust, 1838-1848, Digitised Tithe Maps and Transcribed Apportionments (Cartographic). SDV359954.

Not shown on 19th century Tithe Map.


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

Small rectangular building shown on 19th century map.


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

Small rectangular building shown on early 20th century map.


Greeves, T., 2009, Standon Farm: an historical and archaeological survey, 88-94, Figures 40-46 (Report - Survey). SDV360465.

The ruined remains if a cottage in Great Marsh 490 metres to the southwest of Standon Farm and close to the east bank of the River Tavy just north of the confluence with the Baggator Brook. The internal measurements are 6.4 metres by 4.2 metres with good stone quoins and well built walls. The east gable end of the two storey structure stands to 3.4 metres high. Chimney breasts extend from both west and east gables with an upper storey fireplace surviving in the west end. No window openings are visible but there is an entrance gap in the south wall.


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

Small building shown on 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).
SDV357601Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2015. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #79414 ]
SDV359954Cartographic: South West Heritage Trust. 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Maps and Transcribed Apportionments. Tithe Map and Apportionment. Digital.
SDV360465Report - Survey: Greeves, T.. 2009. Standon Farm: an historical and archaeological survey. A4 Spiral Bound. 88-94, Figures 40-46.

Associated Monuments

MDV120128Related to: Remains of a building north of Baggator Brook, Peter Tavy (Building)
MDV19429Related to: Standon Farm, Peter Tavy (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV6663 - Survey of the Willsworthy Training Area
  • EDV6664 - Survey of the Willsworthy Training Area
  • EDV6665 - Survey of the Willsworthy Training Area
  • EDV7425 - Standon Farm: an historical and archaeological survey

Date Last Edited:Oct 30 2017 9:12AM