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HER Number:MDV21125
Name:Cofflete Mill, Brixton

Summary

Site of Cofflete Mill.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 541 516
Map Sheet:SX55SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBrixton
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishYEALMPTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX55SW/113

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • WATERMILL (Unknown date)

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV148.

Shown as cornmill on os 1858 map; not shown on os map of 1974 (os).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV173087.

Cofflete mill.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV173092.

Des=dcc/survey of watermills in devon/(1974)gazetteer.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV173093.

Des=os 6" map/(1858).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV173094.

Des=os map 1:10,000/(1974).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV173095.

Des=griffiths, d. M. /as above.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV173096.

Des=os 25"(1880).


DCC MILLS SURVEY, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV178159.

Vis=estimated -/-/1973 (anon) gristmill (dcc mills survey).


1785, An Accurate Survey of the Barton of Coffleet, The Manor of Brixton English And the Manor of Spriddlestone In the Parishes of Brixton and Yealmpton in the County of Devon Belonging to Thomas Lane Esqr… (Cartographic). SDV357805.

An L-shaped building is present.


Devon County Council, 1838-1848, Tithe Maps and Apportionments (Website). SDV349463.

Plot 308 is recorded as 'Cofflete Mill & Pond & Yard' and plot 310 is recorded as 'Mill Park' within the Brixton Tithe Apportionment.


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

A group of buildings are shown witin plot 308 on the Brixton Tithe Map.


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

Buildings are present and labelled as 'Coffleet Mill (Disused).'


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

Buildings are present and labelled as 'Coffleet Creek House.'


Griffiths, D., 1983, ?Quay (Worksheet). SDV13596.

Vis=1/3/1984 (griffiths) two much overgrown stone walls representing the curtilage of the mill are all that remain. Known as cofflete creek house in 1920.


Pink, F., 2014-2015, South Devon Coast Rapid Coastal Zone Assessment Survey Desk-Based Assessment (Interpretation). SDV357736.

Several buildings and structures are illustrated in Plot 308 on the Brixton Tithe Map of 1839, recorded as 'Cofflete Mill & Pond & Yard' within the Tithe Apportionment. The adjacent plot 310 to the east is recorded as 'Mill Park.' An L-shaped building is illustrated within this plot on an earlier estate map of the Manor of Brixton (1785). The buildings are still present on the First Edition 25 inch Ordnance Survey map, labelled as 'Coffleet Mill (Disused),' and on the Second Edition 25 inch Ordnance Survey map whhere they are labelled as 'Cofflete Creek House.' The buildings are not present on the Ordnance Survey Master Map.


Ordnance Survey, 2015, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV357601.

The buildings are no longer present.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV13596Worksheet: Griffiths, D.. 1983. ?Quay.
SDV148Migrated Record:
SDV173087Migrated Record:
SDV173092Migrated Record:
SDV173093Migrated Record:
SDV173094Migrated Record:
SDV173095Migrated Record:
SDV173096Migrated Record:
SDV178159Migrated Record: DCC MILLS SURVEY.
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).
SDV349431Cartographic: Devon County Council. 1838-1848. Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Map. Digital.
SDV349463Website: Devon County Council. 1838-1848. Tithe Maps and Apportionments. http://devon.gov.uk. Website.
SDV357601Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2015. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.
SDV357736Interpretation: Pink, F.. 2014-2015. South Devon Coast Rapid Coastal Zone Assessment Survey Desk-Based Assessment. AC Archaeology Report. Digital.
Linked documents:1
SDV357805Cartographic: 1785. An Accurate Survey of the Barton of Coffleet, The Manor of Brixton English And the Manor of Spriddlestone In the Parishes of Brixton and Yealmpton in the County of Devon Belonging to Thomas Lane Esqr…. Historical Maps.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:May 5 2015 9:21AM