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HER Number:MDV134350
Name:20 The Square and rear properties, Chagford


House dates to at least the early-mid 19th century, based on cartographic evidence. Depicted on the 1840s Tithe Map; the current layout of buildings established by the late 19th century historic map depiction.


Grid Reference:SX 701 875
Map Sheet:SX78NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishChagford
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishCHAGFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOUSE (Built, XVIII to XIX - 1800 AD (Between) to 1889 AD (Between))

Full description

South West Heritage Trust, 1838-1848, Digitised Tithe Maps and Transcribed Apportionments, Plots 53 (Cartographic). SDV359954.

Substantial long rectangular house depicted on the 1840s Tithe Map here (plots 53: 'House and yard'). Aligned south-west by north-east, it extends back further than the houses to either side.

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

By the time of the late 19th century historic map depiction, the buildings to the rear have been extended further still than the 1840s Tithe Map depiction and the range is clearly now subdivided into at least three properties.

Ordnance Survey, 1904 - 1906, Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map (Cartographic). SDV325644.

Apparently unchanged from the late 19th century historic map depiction.

Google, 2023, Google Streetview (Website). SDV365229.

(Image dates 2009 - 2021) 20 The Square has been occupied by a gallery since first dated image in collection and is currently the Three Hares Gallery. Wide building with passageway to rear at left hand side. Three windows on upper floor, two on ground, either side of doorway (all replacements). Gabled roof with three chimneys.

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

Row of at least three properties including 20 The Square depicted on the modern mapping.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV325644Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV359954Cartographic: South West Heritage Trust. 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Maps and Transcribed Apportionments. Tithe Map and Apportionment. Digital. Plots 53.
SDV365227Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2023. Mastermap 2023. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #141358 ]
SDV365229Website: Google. 2023. Google Streetview. http://maps.google.co.uk. Website.

Associated Monuments

MDV134378Related to: 1 and 3 The Square, Chagford (Building)
MDV108716Related to: 15 The Square, Chagford (Building)
MDV134379Related to: 7 The Square, Chagford (Building)
MDV134344Related to: 8, 10, 12 and 14 The Square, Chagford (Building)
MDV114181Related to: Chagford town leats (Monument)
MDV134343Related to: Houses along Cottisbourne, Chagford (Building)
MDV114175Related to: The Crown Iron Works, Chagford (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Oct 10 2023 10:19AM