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HER Number:MDV121127
Name:3 Avondale Walk, Brent Mill


Small cottage, near the old Brentmill Bridge. Depicted on the late 19th century historic map. Massively extended in the later-20th century.


Grid Reference:SX 696 595
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, XIX - 1850 AD to 1880 AD (Between))

Full description

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

The late 19th century historic map shows the small cottage adjacent to the road (not shown on Tithe Map).

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 500 of 821 (Worksheet). SDV340722.

Cottage adjacent to Almshouse Cottage SX6972 5958
Not shown on the 1843 Tithe Map but is similar in appearance to the nearby Almshouse Cottage. It faces away from the road north of Almshouse Cottage. It is stone built with the north gable end rendered and the west long front (facing road) slate hung. Two axial chimney stacks (rendered) in gable ends. Windows not visible.

GetMapping, 1999 - 2000, Dartmoor 1999-2000 1:1250 Aerial Photography (digital) (Aerial Photograph). SDV345751.

Can be seen on the aerial photograph to have been massively extended by this time.

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

House is depicted on the modern map. The property has been extended substantially in modern times to the west.

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 500 of 821.
SDV345751Aerial Photograph: GetMapping. 1999 - 2000. Dartmoor 1999-2000 1:1250 Aerial Photography (digital). Digital.
SDV360652Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2018. MasterMap 2018. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #80362 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV121125Related to: Almshouse Cottage, Brent Mill (Building)
MDV121123Related to: Avon Cottage, Brentmill Bridge (Building)
MDV13154Related to: Brent Mill Bridge, South Brent (Monument)
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 2:37PM