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HER Number:MDV12291
Name:Windmill near Windmill Plantation, Cheriton Fitzpaine


A group of 'Windmill' field names recorded on the 19th century Tithe Maps and Apportionments for Stockleigh Pomeroy and Cheriton Fitzpaine are indicative of a windmill that formerly stood in the vicinity.


Grid Reference:SS 895 049
Map Sheet:SS80SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishCadbury
Civil ParishCheriton Fitzpaine
Civil ParishStockleigh Pomeroy
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishCHERITON FITZPAINE
Ecclesiastical ParishSTOCKLEIGH POMEROY
Ecclesiastical ParishCADBURY

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • National Monuments Record: SS80SE14
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS80NE/16
  • Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division: SS80NE8
  • Pastscape: 35544

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • WINDMILL (Unknown date)

Full description

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

Fields named as 'Windmill Field' (306) on the Stockleigh Pomery Tithe Map and Apportionment and 'Little Windmill' (759), 'Great Windmill' (760) and 'Windmill Plantation' (769) on the Cheriton Fitzpaine Tithe Map and Apportionment are indicative of a windmill that formerly stood in this vicinity.

Minchinton, W. + Parsons, S., 1971 - 1973, Further Windmills in Devon, 109 (Article in Serial). SDV13006.

Minchinton, W., 1977, Windmills of Devon, 50, 52 (Monograph). SDV12997.

Ordnance Survey, 2014, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV355681.

A plantation immediately north of these 'windmill' fields is still named as 'Windmill Plantation'.

National Monument Record, 2014, Pastscape, 35544 (Website). SDV355682.

Possible windmill site identified from Tithe Map field names. NMR No. SS80SE14. Record last updated: N/A.

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, Unknown, SS80NE8 (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV44949.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV12997Monograph: Minchinton, W.. 1977. Windmills of Devon. Windmills of Devon. A5 Paperback. 50, 52.
SDV13006Article in Serial: Minchinton, W. + Parsons, S.. 1971 - 1973. Further Windmills in Devon. Devon and Cornwall Notes and Queries. 32. Unknown. 109.
SDV349431Cartographic: Devon County Council. 1838-1848. Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Map. Digital. [Mapped feature: #80443 ]
SDV355681Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.
SDV355682Website: National Monument Record. 2014. Pastscape. http://www.pastscape.org.uk. Website. 35544.
SDV44949Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. Unknown. SS80NE8. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 4 2014 12:04PM