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HER Number:MDV121123
Name:Avon Cottage, Brentmill Bridge

Summary

Small deatched cottage near the old Brentmill Bridge. Depicted on the Tithe Map. Built of stone with asbestos roof, two lateral chimney stacks on rear wall. Decorative detail possibly c.1900 on front door in Art Nouveau style. Windows casement.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 697 595
Map Sheet:SX65NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishSouth Brent
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishSOUTH BRENT

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX65NE/298

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • COTTAGE NON SPECIFIC (Built, XVIII to XIX - 1751 AD? to 1843 AD (Between))

Full description

South West Heritage Trust, 1838-1848, Digitised Tithe Maps and Transcribed Apportionments, Plots 3193 (Cartographic). SDV359954.

Shown on the 1843 Tithe Map and listed in the Apportionment as 'Cottage' (3193).


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

The late 19th century historic map shows the cottage.


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

Unchanged from the late 19th century historic map.


Robinson, R., 1977-1979, South Brent Parish Checklist Worksheets, Page 499 of 821 (Worksheet). SDV340722.

Avon Cottage SX6975 5955
A small detached cottage close to the old Brent Bridge. It is shown on the Tithe Map of 1843 where the entry reads no 3193 'Cottage'. Built of stone - largely river boulders, in part roughcast and in part colour washed on stone. Simple span asbestos roof with one hipped gable. Two lateral chimney stacks on rear wall. Decorative detail possibly c.1900 on front door in Art Nouveau style. Windows casement.


Ordnance Survey, 2018, MasterMap 2018 (Cartographic). SDV360652.

Avon Cottage is depicted on the modern map.

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).
SDV340722Worksheet: Robinson, R.. 1977-1979. South Brent Parish Checklist Worksheets. South Brent Parish Checklist. Worksheet. Page 499 of 821.
SDV359954Cartographic: South West Heritage Trust. 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Maps and Transcribed Apportionments. Tithe Map and Apportionment. Digital. Plots 3193.
SDV360652Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2018. MasterMap 2018. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #80358 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV27796Part of: Brent Mill hamlet (Monument)
MDV121127Related to: 3 Avondale Walk, Brent Mill (Building)
MDV121125Related to: Almshouse Cottage, Brent Mill (Building)
MDV13154Related to: Brent Mill Bridge, South Brent (Monument)
MDV113217Related to: Bridge Farm formerly 'Brent Mill Farm', South Brent (Monument)
MDV13151Related to: Manor Mill, South Brent (Building)
MDV13157Related to: Road bridge over the River Avon at Brent Mill (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Feb 23 2018 2:06PM