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HER Number:MDV122044
Name:Turchington Farm, Lifton

Summary

Farmstead depicted on 19th century mapping. Formerly known as Tilchington or Titchington.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 384 831
Map Sheet:SX38SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishLifton
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLIFTON

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Traditional farm buildings on nineteenth century mapping at Turchington Farm

Other References/Statuses

  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMSTEAD (XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD)

Full description

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

'Tilchington' marked on the Tithe Map. The map is slightly damaged but several adjoining buildings are shown.


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

Farmstead marked as 'Titchington', comprising linear ranges of buildings in an irregular L-shape with a horse engine house attached to the barn at the southern end. Additional separate buildings are shown in the field to the north and an orchard to the south. Two springs are also marked.


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

Now known as Turchington. Several of the 19th century buildings are still extant, although the barn with the horse engine house no longer survives.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #111616 ]
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.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:May 18 2018 1:53PM