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HER Number:MDV15451
Name:Hollis Farm, Kentisbeare


The farmstead is shown on the Ordnance Survey 25 inch map of the 1880s-1890s. It is possibly the Domesday settlement of Havisa.


Grid Reference:ST 083 084
Map Sheet:ST00NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishKentisbeare
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishKENTISBEARE

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: ST00NE/19

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMSTEAD (Unknown date)
  • SETTLEMENT (Early Medieval to XXI - 1066 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

Unattributed, Hollis Farm, BH130001-BH130028 (Ground Photograph). SDV351868.

Unattributed, Hollis Farm, BH130029-BH130031 (Un-published). SDV351869.

Devon County Council, 1838-1848, Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848 (Cartographic). SDV349431.

The farmstead is depicted.

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

'Hollis Farm' is marked.

Chalk, E. S., 1910, The Town, Village, Manors and Church of Kentisbeare (Article in Serial). SDV338404.

Hollis, Kentisbeare. Possibly the Havisa of Domesday. In 1841 it was known as Holways.

Devon and Somerset County Councils, 2000-2002, Historic Farmsteads Database, BH130 (Machine readable data file). SDV349681.

No information supplied.

Ordnance Survey, 2013, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV350786.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV338404Article in Serial: Chalk, E. S.. 1910. The Town, Village, Manors and Church of Kentisbeare. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 42. Unknown.
SDV349431Cartographic: Devon County Council. 1838-1848. Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Map. Digital.
SDV349681Machine readable data file: Devon and Somerset County Councils. 2000-2002. Historic Farmsteads Database. BH130.
SDV350786Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2013. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #81583 ]
SDV351868Ground Photograph: Unattributed. Hollis Farm. Blackdown Hills Historic Farmstead Survey. Digital. BH130001-BH130028.
SDV351869Un-published: Unattributed. Hollis Farm. Blackdown Hills Historic Farmstead Survey. Digital. BH130029-BH130031.

Associated Monuments

MDV43138Parent of: Barn, Hollis Farm (Monument)
MDV43140Parent of: Granary, Hollis Farm (Monument)
MDV43137Parent of: Hollis Farmhouse, Hollis Farm (Building)
MDV43139Parent of: Linhay, Hollis Farm (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Aug 13 2013 10:01AM