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HER Number:MDV18947
Name:North Tawton, Fursepark


Fursepark in North Tawton was a former farmstead recorded in a 1637


Grid Reference:SS 698 036
Map Sheet:SS60SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishNorth Tawton
Civil ParishZeal Monachorum
DistrictMid Devon
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishNORTH TAWTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS60SE/9

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMSTEAD (XVII - 1601 AD to 1700 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1880s, Ordnance Survey (Cartographic). SDV848.

On the OS 25" (1880s & later) maps the only remaining evidence is the name of local plantations 'Lower Furzepark Plantation' & 'Middle Furzepark Plantation'. Other details: Also on later OS maps.

Hoskins, W. G., 1942 - 1946, Devonshire Gentry in Carolean Times, 2 (Article in Serial). SDV44634.

Fursepark, North Tawton, a former farmstead recorded in a 1637 survey of the property of the Oxenham family. There was a grist mill included with it.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV44634Article in Serial: Hoskins, W. G.. 1942 - 1946. Devonshire Gentry in Carolean Times. Devon and Cornwall Notes and Queries. 22. Unknown. 2.
SDV848Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880s. Ordnance Survey. 25".

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:May 3 2006 3:55PM