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HER Number:MDV121534
Name:9-14 Wellington Square, South Brent


Two ranges of cottages in Brent on the north side of Wellington Square. They are stone built and slate roofed and rendered and thought to be early 19th century in date.


Grid Reference:SX 696 602
Map Sheet:SX66SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishSouth Brent
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishSOUTH BRENT

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • TERRACE (Built, XVIII to XIX - 1800 AD to 1840 AD (Between))

Full description

Devon County Council, 1838-1848, Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848 (Cartographic). SDV349431.

Depicted on the Tithe Map as one of the range of buildings that occupies the triangular area of land at the western end of Church Street. Plots 3018-19, 3021, 3022, 3024-26; 'Dwelling house'.

Robinson, R., 1977-1979, South Brent Parish Checklist Worksheets, page 769-70 of 821 (Worksheet). SDV340722.

SX697602 9-14 Wellington Square
This area of Brent contains several ranges of cottages which appear to be early 19th century in date. 5-14 Wellington Square and 5-8 Prospect Place are rendered on stone, and variously colour-washed.
The chimneys are of fairly small size and rendered, the windows six-paned sash type. Numbers 9 and 10 have porches, stone built and rendered.
Tithe Map plots 3018-19 (9-10 Wellington Square), 3021, 3022, 3024-26 (11-14 Wellington Square); all listed as ‘Dwelling House’.

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

Houses are depicted on the modern mapping. Nos. 9-10 are set back from the road, close to the range 5-8 Wellington Square, that lie to the south. Nos. 11-14 are formed by a block parallel to the street, with two fronting onto it (Nos. 13-14); the other two (Nos. 11-12) adjoining at right angles to the south.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV340722Worksheet: Robinson, R.. 1977-1979. South Brent Parish Checklist Worksheets. South Brent Parish Checklist. Worksheet. page 769-70 of 821.
SDV349431Cartographic: Devon County Council. 1838-1848. Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Map. Digital.
SDV360652Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2018. MasterMap 2018. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #110855 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV121531Related to: 2-4 Wellington Square, South Brent (Building)
MDV121532Related to: 5 -8 Wellington Square, South Brent (Building)
MDV121535Related to: 5-8 Prospect Place, South Brent (Building)
MDV114812Related to: Wellington House, South Brent (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Mar 23 2018 12:06PM