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HER Number:MDV121535
Name:5-8 Prospect Place, South Brent


Range of cottages in Brent on the north side of Wellington Square, to the rear of Nos. 11-14. 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 3028-31; 'Dwelling house'.

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

SX697602 5-8 Prospect Place
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. Tithe Map plots 3028-31; all listed as ‘Dwelling House’.

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

Houses are depicted on the modern mapping, to the rear of the block formed by 11-14 Wellington Square. Terrace of four properties, angled at the northern end.

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: #110857 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV121532Related to: 5 -8 Wellington Square, South Brent (Building)
MDV121534Related to: 9-14 Wellington Square, South Brent (Building)
MDV121536Related to: Bakers Tenement, South Brent (Monument)
MDV121538Related to: Island House and Island Cottage, South Brent (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Mar 23 2018 12:29PM