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HER Number:MDV124616
Name:Building by trackway to Boveycombe Farm


No longer extant, this structure is depicted on the historic maps beside the track from Boveycombe to Higher and Lower Hisley farms. Not shown on later maps and rubble remains are recorded in 2015 as having fallen into the path of the track, partially blocking it.


Grid Reference:SX 780 804
Map Sheet:SX78SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishLustleigh
Ecclesiastical ParishLUSTLEIGH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BUILDING (Built, XVIII to XIX - 1750 AD? to 1840 AD (Between))

Full description

South West Heritage Trust, 1838-1848, Digitised Tithe Maps and Transcribed Apportionments (Cartographic). SDV359954.

Building is shown on the Tithe Map. Presumably associated with one of the farms.

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

Rectangular structure adjacent to the farm track is depicted on the historic maps (late 19th century and early 20th century). Not shown on modern mapping and is recorded (2015) as being in ruins.

Natural England Volunteers, 2009-2015, Natural England Volunteer Archaeological Survey, H18 (Worksheet). SDV350591.

Visited 13/11/2015. Ruined structures recorded with trackway from Boveycombe to Higher and Lower Hisley Farms. The rubble from the built structure has blocked the track.

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: #114967 ]
SDV350591Worksheet: Natural England Volunteers. 2009-2015. Natural England Volunteer Archaeological Survey. Natural England Archaeological Survey. Worksheet. H18.
SDV359954Cartographic: South West Heritage Trust. 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Maps and Transcribed Apportionments. Tithe Map and Apportionment. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV28071Related to: Boveycombe Farmstead, Lustleigh (Monument)
MDV109541Related to: Higher Hisley Farmstead, Lustleigh (Monument)
MDV77024Related to: Lower Hisley farmstead, Lustleigh (Monument)
MDV124615Related to: Track to Boveycombe Farm (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV6071 - East Devon Natural Nature Reserve and surrounds Archaeological Survey

Date Last Edited:Jan 15 2019 1:05PM