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HER Number:MDV122946
Name:Higher Providence Cottage, Throwleigh

Summary

Mid-late 19th century dwelling built to house nonconformists; part of a community that grew here after the construction of the Providence Chapel in 1839.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 675 893
Map Sheet:SX68NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishThrowleigh
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishTHROWLEIGH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • COTTAGE NON SPECIFIC (Built, XIX - 1850 AD to 1880 AD (Between))

Full description

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

Cottage is depicted on the late 19th century historic map (not shown on the Tithe Map).


Howis Croxford, C. A., 1988, A Walkabout Guide to Throwleigh, 15 (Pamphlet). SDV361768.

Within a few years of the construction of the Providence Chapel in 1839 (and later Providence Place), several other families of nonconformist following came to live in more cottages built in the vicinity and by 1860 the chapel required an extended gallery to accommodate numbers.


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

'Higher Providence Cottage' is depicted on the modern mapping.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV360652Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2018. MasterMap 2018. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #113398 ]
SDV361768Pamphlet: Howis Croxford, C. A.. 1988. A Walkabout Guide to Throwleigh. Village guide. A5 Paperback. 15.

Associated Monuments

MDV6204Related to: Providence Chapel, Throwleigh (Building)
MDV93123Related to: Providence Place and Combe Cottage, Throwleigh (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Sep 14 2018 4:04PM