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HER Number:MDV16086
Name:Colston Barton Farm, Templeton


Reichel suggests that this is a survival of the Domesday Manor of Celeurtesberie.


Grid Reference:SS 868 141
Map Sheet:SS81SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishTempleton
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishTEMPLETON

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Traditional farm buildings at Colston Barton marked on 19th century maps and associated with Grade II listed farmhouse

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS81SE/17

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMSTEAD (First mentioned, XI to Late Medieval - 1001 AD to 1539 AD (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV242.

Coulson (colston). Reichel interprets this farm as being a survival of the domesday manor of "celeurtesberie", held by the bishop of coutance. In the 13th and 14th centuries it is listed as "colstone" or "kolteston", and the holders at the time are also given.(reichel).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV49620.

Reichel, o. J. /tda/30(1898)405,413,454/the domesday hundreds of devon, part 6. The hundred of witheridge.

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

Colston Barton marked, comprising a large, broadly rectangular yard with the farmhouse on the northern side and farm buildings around the west and southern sides.

Ordnance Survey, 2018, MasterMap 2018 (Cartographic). SDV360652.

Comparison with the 1880s-1890s map suggests that a number of the historic farm buildings are still extant.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV242Migrated Record:
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV360652Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2018. MasterMap 2018. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.
SDV49620Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Oct 24 2018 12:56PM