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HER Number:MDV16571
Name:Vealeholme

Summary

Vealeholme was first mentioned in the 14th century

Location

Grid Reference:SX 545 545
Map Sheet:SX55SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBrixton
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishBRIXTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX55SW/62

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • MANOR HOUSE (Early Medieval to XVI - 1066 AD to 1600 AD (Between))

Full description

Gover, J. E. B. + Mawer, A. + Stenton, F. M., 1931, The Place-Names of Devon: Part One, 251 (Monograph). SDV1312.

Vealeholme was mentioned as 'Velehalle' in 1336, 'Vealehall' and 'Vealholme' in 1550 and is probably associated with the 14th century family of Peter de Veel.

Copeland, G. W., 1945, Fourteenth Report of the Plymouth and District Branch, 130 (Article in Serial). SDV339003.

House named Vealeholme in Brixton. An old manor house, not on its original site.

Exeter Archaeology, 2000, Archaeological Assessment of a Proposed New Settlement Site, Brixton, South Hams, 2,13 (Report - Assessment). SDV324147.

Vealeholme on the site of a manor house called 'Velehalle' in 1336.

Scott Wilson, 2006, Sherford New Community: Environmental Statement, Site 21 (Report - Assessment). SDV340472.

Site of a medieval estate.

Jack, S. + Steadman, S., 2007, Sherford New Community: Environmental Statement - Cultural Heritage, Table 9.6 (Report - Assessment). SDV340474.

Other details: Site 21.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV1312Monograph: Gover, J. E. B. + Mawer, A. + Stenton, F. M.. 1931. The Place-Names of Devon: Part One. The Place-Names of Devon: Part One. VIII. A5 Hardback. 251.
SDV324147Report - Assessment: Exeter Archaeology. 2000. Archaeological Assessment of a Proposed New Settlement Site, Brixton, South Hams. Exeter Archaeology Report. 00.69. A4 Stapled + Digital. 2,13.
SDV339003Article in Serial: Copeland, G. W.. 1945. Fourteenth Report of the Plymouth and District Branch. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 77. A5 Hardback. 130.
SDV340472Report - Assessment: Scott Wilson. 2006. Sherford New Community: Environmental Statement. Scott Wilson Report. D108531. A4 Stapled + Digital. Site 21.
SDV340474Report - Assessment: Jack, S. + Steadman, S.. 2007. Sherford New Community: Environmental Statement - Cultural Heritage. Scott Wilson Report. A4 Stapled + Digital. Table 9.6.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4380 - Assessment for Sherford New Community

Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2019 10:54AM