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HER Number:MDV22842
Name:Marsden Farm


Farmstead with 18th century farmhouse.


Grid Reference:SX 901 769
Map Sheet:SX97NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBishopsteignton
Ecclesiastical ParishBISHOPSTEIGNTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX97NW/42

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMSTEAD (Early Medieval to XXI - 1066 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1880s, Ordnance Survey, OS 25" (Cartographic). SDV848.

'Marsdon Farm' is shown on OS 25" (1880s) map as a large group of adjoining buildings around a rectilinear yard with an opening to the west.

Department of Environment, 1952, Newton Abbot RD, 14 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV304573.

18th century. Two storeys. Roughcast with thatched roof. Casement windows. Farm buildings of red stone with iron roofs.

Dudley, E. R., 1981, Untitled Source (Worksheet). SDV305647.

Marsden Farm. Farmhouse of stone. Roundhouse at rear of house originally horse driven with a conical roof later converted to water turbine power in 1932. Cottage has bread oven bulge and threshing machine.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV304573List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1952. Newton Abbot RD. Historic Houses Register. A4 Single Sheet. 14.
SDV305647Worksheet: Dudley, E. R.. 1981.
SDV848Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880s. Ordnance Survey. 25". OS 25".

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV36 - Unnamed Event

Date Last Edited:May 4 2006 3:14PM