HeritageGateway - Home
Site Map
Text size: A A A
You are here: Home > > > > Devon & Dartmoor HER Result
Devon & Dartmoor HERPrintable version | About Devon & Dartmoor HER | Visit Devon & Dartmoor HER online...

See important guidance on the use of this record.

If you have any comments or new information about this record, please email us.

HER Number:MDV134299
Name:Carriage house to south-east of Tordown House, Swimbridge


A small carriage house at the southern end of the stable yard.


Grid Reference:SS 634 312
Map Sheet:SS63SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishSwimbridge
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSWIMBRIDGE

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • CARRIAGE HOUSE (Built, XVIII to XIX - 1701 AD (Between) to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Wapshott, E. + Morris, B., 2021, Tordown House, Tordown, Swimbridge, North Devon. Historic Building Assessment, 42, Fig. 31 (Report - Survey). SDV364549.

A small carriage house to the south of the stables. Built of rubble stone with brick dressings, under a slate roof. Almost the entire north gable is taken up with a set of modern timber double doors; the gable above in-filled in brick. On the back wall inside there is a row of harness hooks, one which still has a collar in place.

Ordnance Survey, 2023, Mastermap 2023 (Cartographic). SDV365227.

Small rectangular building depicted.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV364549Report - Survey: Wapshott, E. + Morris, B.. 2021. Tordown House, Tordown, Swimbridge, North Devon. Historic Building Assessment. South West Archaeology. 210521. Digital. 42, Fig. 31.
SDV365227Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2023. Mastermap 2023. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV8957 - Historic building assessment at Tordown House, Swimbridge (Ref: 210521)

Date Last Edited:Sep 28 2023 10:42AM