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HER Number:MDV22291
Name:Wadbrook Farmhouse


Farmhouse, probably early 16th century. Thatched roof with half hipped ends, the north-east wing has jointed cruck trusses.


Grid Reference:ST 324 018
Map Sheet:ST30SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishHawkchurch
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishHAWKCHURCH

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: ST30SW/31
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 88001

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMHOUSE (XVI - 1501 AD to 1600 AD (Between))

Full description

ALCOCK CITING CHILD, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV108817.

Wadbrook farm. Jointed cruck recorded (alcock citing p. Child).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV108820.

Alcock, n. W. /cruck construction(cba res rep 42)/(1981)110.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV108821.

Doe/hhr:axminster rd/(-/1/1960)18.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV108822.

Doe/hhr:62:part of east devon(19/10/1984)104.

Department of Environment, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV327644.

Rubble with thatched roof. L-shaped plan. Brick stacks. Two storeys. Artificial stone mullioned windows. Probably 17th century (doe).

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

Documented in 1392 (pnd).

Ordnance Survey, 2014, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV355681.

English Heritage, 2014, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV355683.

Farmhouse. Probably circa early C16. Stone rubble. Thatched roof with half hipped ends. Two storeys. L-shaped on plan with lower one storey and attic wing to right (north-east). Long three-four window range. Casement windows with C20 artificial stone frames. Plank door to left of centre with C20 thatched roof open porch. Ridge chimney stacks, left hand ashlar with moulded cap, right hand brick. Situated at right angles to road. Interior: truss partly consealed, probably of jointed cruck type, in main range. Possibly inserted floor with moulded timber ceiling and possiby inserted chimney with large open fireplace with chamfered stone jambs and chamfered timber bressummer. Cross passage with plank and muntin screen. Stopped chamfer ceiling beams. The north-east wing has jointed cruck trusses.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV108817Migrated Record: ALCOCK CITING CHILD.
SDV108820Migrated Record:
SDV108821Migrated Record:
SDV108822Migrated Record:
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.
SDV327644Migrated Record: Department of Environment.
SDV355681Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #83381 ]
SDV355683National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2014. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Website.

Associated Monuments

MDV119571Part of: Wadbrook Farm, Hawkchurch (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jul 20 2017 3:04PM