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HER Number:MDV16205
Name:Frogmire Farmstead, Sandford


Medieval farmstead at Frogmire, Sandford.


Grid Reference:SS 825 014
Map Sheet:SS80SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishSandford
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSANDFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS80SW/49

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMSTEAD (Early Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV242.

Frogmire Farm, Sandford. The site of an early farmstead was recorded in 1598 as a free socage tenancy. Once also known as frogmeare (reichel).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV40083.

Reichel, o. J. /tda/54(1922)159/the manor and hundred of crediton.

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

Frogmire named on Sandford parish tithe map. A small farmstead comprise a house and a series of ranges around a central courtyard. The tithe apportionment documents the field names as Houses, Barn Close and Long Close.

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

Frogmire named on Ordnance Survey 1880s map shows the settlement to have substantially increased in size since the mid 19th century.

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

Frogmire named on Ordnance Survey 1904-06 map. The settlement appears little changed since the 1880s, with the addition of a couple of buildings on the northwest side.

Royal Air Force, 1946 - 1949, Royal Air Force Aerial Photographs (Aerial Photograph). SDV342938.

The 1946-49 Royal Air Force image shows little change in the layout of buildings since the late 19th century.

GetMapping, 1999 - 2000, Millennium Map 1999-2000 Getmapping (Aerial Photograph). SDV321648.

Getmapping 1999 aeriel image shows the settlement at Frogmire to have substantially changed since the late 1940s.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV242Migrated Record:
SDV321648Aerial Photograph: GetMapping. 1999 - 2000. Millennium Map 1999-2000 Getmapping. Millennium Map. Photograph (Digital).
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).
SDV342938Aerial Photograph: Royal Air Force. 1946 - 1949. Royal Air Force Aerial Photographs. Royal Air Force Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Digital).
SDV359954Cartographic: South West Heritage Trust. 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Maps and Transcribed Apportionments. Tithe Map and Apportionment. Digital.
SDV40083Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Apr 26 2021 11:18AM