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HER Number:MDV13139
Name:Farmhouse at Lukesland Farm, Harford

Summary

Lukesland farm. Vis=observed - estimated -/-/1977 (hankin). Situation. On e side of harford- ivybridge road, in a valley watered by a small stream from dartmoor; c.1 1/4 mile s of harford church. The farm is part of the lukesland estate. History. Documentary evidence of the farm, as distinct from lukesland estate, is complete only from 1838 (tithe apportionment). The farm does not appear by name in the parish rates assessments 1695-1793. The house is shown on the tithe map in the same position and with the same shape (without the outshot at rear) as the present house, and it may occupy the site of a c.17th tenement. Donn places the name 'darts' at the site.(see ref.6). Description. The house is unattractive and is built in the styled common to small farmhouses on the south border of dartmoor in first half of c.19th. Probably granite, but all walls are plastered.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 641 577
Map Sheet:SX65NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishHarford
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishHARFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX65NW/94

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMHOUSE (XVIII to XIX - 1800 AD? to 1840 AD (Between))

Full description

HANKIN, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV144143.

Lukesland farm. Vis=observed - estimated -/-/1977 (hankin). Situation. On e side of harford- ivybridge road, in a valley watered by a small stream from dartmoor; c.1 1/4 mile s of harford church. The farm is part of the lukesland estate. History. Documentary evidence of the farm, as distinct from lukesland estate, is complete only from 1838 (tithe apportionment). The farm does not appear by name in the parish rates assessments 1695-1793. The house is shown on the tithe map in the same position and with the same shape (without the outshot at rear) as the present house, and it may occupy the site of a c.17th tenement. Donn places the name 'darts' at the site.(see ref.6). Description. The house is unattractive and is built in the styled common to small farmhouses on the south border of dartmoor in first half of c.19th. Probably granite, but all walls are plastered.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV144757.

Tithe map and apportionment, 1838. Dcro, exeter.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV144758.

Harford parish records; accounts & rates book 1695-1793. Dcro. Harford pw/1&2.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV144759.

Fursdon "devon parishes", westcountry studies library, exeter.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV144760.

Donn, b. "a map of the county of devon", 1765.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV144761.

Des=worksheet.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV144762.

'darts' a farmstead in 1546 (ryan p.40) is recorded as 'dertys' in a trespass case in 1327 (burnet morris index - thomas bon).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV144143Report - Survey: HANKIN.
SDV144757Migrated Record:
SDV144758Migrated Record:
SDV144759Migrated Record:
SDV144760Migrated Record:
SDV144761Migrated Record:
SDV144762Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments

MDV77689Part of: Lukesland farmstead, Harford (Monument)
MDV13132Related to: Lukesland Farm leat, Harford (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Nov 14 2016 11:08AM