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HER Number:MDV121167
Name:Milner's Rectory, Belstone


Built in 1910 by the then rector Milner, it was later sold after the war.


Grid Reference:SX 620 937
Map Sheet:SX69SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishBelstone
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBELSTONE

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • VICARAGE (Built, XX - 1910 AD to 1910 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1930 - 1939, Fourth Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map (Cartographic). SDV336668.

'Rectory' is depicted on the 1930s historic map. It is not shown on the Second Edition map, which dates to 1905-7 and just pre-dates the building of this property.

Walpole, C., 2017, A Village Rector Remembers. Belstone between 1906 and 1927 Part Three (Article in Serial). SDV360890.

Rector Herbert Wilson Milner needed a permanent home in the centre of the village and purchased Andrew's Cottage and the field behind it in 1908. He leased the cottage out and had a new Rectory built for himself on the field, completed in 1910. Sold after the war.

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

'The Rectory' is depicted on the modern mapping.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336668Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1930 - 1939. Fourth Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Fourth Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV360652Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2018. MasterMap 2018. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #80401 ]
SDV360890Article in Serial: Walpole, C.. 2017. A Village Rector Remembers. Belstone between 1906 and 1927 Part Three. Dartmoor Magazine. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV78073Related to: Old Rectory Farm, Belstone (Building)
MDV6872Related to: St Mary's Parish Church, Belstone (Building)
MDV121149Related to: The Barton, Belstone (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Feb 27 2018 4:49PM