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HER Number:MDV120130
Name:Remains of a small building south-east of Standon Farmstead

Summary

A two roomed rectilinear stone-walled building, attached to a relict field wall that extends to the south-south-east. The structure is sited along the contour with a long axis aligned north-north-east to south-south-west. The northern room is 3.8 metres by 3.3 metres and the southern room 3.5 metres by 3.2 metres. Entrance gap in the north-west corner. Probably pre-dates 1700.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 545 814
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

  • BUILDING (XVI to XVII - 1600 AD to 1700 AD (Between))

Full description

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

Not shown on early 20th century map or preceding 19th century historic maps.


Royal Air Force, 1946 - 1949, Royal Air Force Aerial Photographs (Aerial Photograph). SDV342938.

Not visible on aerial photograph.


Greeves, T., 2009, Standon Farm: an historical and archaeological survey, 94, Figures 23 & 47 (Report - Survey). SDV360465.

Structure b): A two roomed rectilinear stone-walled building at SX5453581412. A relict field wall is attached and extends to the south-south-east. The structure is sited along the contour with a long axis aligned north-north-east to south-south-west. The northern room is 3.8 metres by 3.3 metres and the southern room 3.5 metres by 3.2 metres. There is an entrance gap 0.6 metres wide in the north-west corner. Extending southwards for circa 3 metres is a possible terraced area. The building probably dates to before 1700.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV325644Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV342938Aerial Photograph: Royal Air Force. 1946 - 1949. Royal Air Force Aerial Photographs. Royal Air Force Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Digital).
SDV360465Report - Survey: Greeves, T.. 2009. Standon Farm: an historical and archaeological survey. A4 Spiral Bound. 94, Figures 23 & 47. [Mapped feature: #3999 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV120129Related to: Remains of a small building south of Standon Farmstead, 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 9:22AM