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HER Number:MDV23322
Name:Pittmoor farmhouse, Ashburton

Summary

Former farmhouse, now a private house. Probably early 17th century, superficially remodelled in the early 19th century. Painted stone rubble. Hipped slated roof. Large rendered chimney on rear wall to right. Two-room with centre passage, now leading to stairs at rear. Two storeys.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 754 707
Map Sheet:SX77SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishAshburton
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishASHBURTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX77SE/102
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMHOUSE (Constructed, XVI to XVII - 1600 AD to 1650 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1973, Ashburton, 34 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV300597.

Pittmoor, Rew Road. 17th century, two storey, five windows, formerly 3-light casements, now with plate glass sheets. Stone with white rendering. Gabled, seated, porch. Massive, slightly projecting, chimney.
Interior includes massive "trunk" beams, wide fireplace with original head, windows with splayed jambs and seats, slate floor from penreckaquarry, wide boarded doors with wrought hinges on lugs, roof with massive principals with lapped collars.


Department of National Heritage, 1992, Ashburton, 109 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV337041.

ASHBURTON - REW ROAD Pittmoor - GV II
Former farmhouse, now a private house. Probably early C17, superficially remodelled early C19. Painted stone rubble. Hipped slated roof. Large rendered chimney on rear wall to right. 2-room with centre passage, now leading to stairs at rear. 2 storeys. 5 windows wide. Gabled porch with stone seats; mounting-block in front. C20 plain wood-framed windows. Lean-to with rounded corner to right. Interior: right-hand ground storey room has chamfered ceiling-beam with step-stops. Rear fireplace with plain wood lintel. Old plank door with strap-hinges. Upper storey not inspected, but 1973 list description mentions 'roof with massive principals with lapped collars'.


Ordnance Survey, 2017, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV359962.

Building is depicted on the modern mapping.


Historic England, 2017, National Heritage List for England, Accessed 10/03/2017 (National Heritage List for England). SDV359963.

ASHBURTON - SX7570 REW ROAD 849-1/5/150 Pittmoor 10/05/73 - GV II
Former farmhouse, now a private house. Probably early C17, superficially remodelled early C19. Painted stone rubble. Hipped slated roof. Large rendered chimney on rear wall to right. 2-room with centre passage, now leading to stairs at rear. 2 storeys. 5 windows wide. Gabled porch with stone seats; mounting-block in front. C20 plain wood-framed windows. Lean-to with rounded corner to right. Interior: right-hand ground storey room has chamfered ceiling-beam with step-stops. Rear fireplace with plain wood lintel. Old plank door with strap-hinges. Upper storey not inspected, but 1973 list description mentions 'roof with massive principals with lapped collars'.
Listing NGR: SX7540470704

Sources / Further Reading

SDV300597List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1973. Ashburton. Historic Houses Register. A4 Spiral Bound. 34.
SDV337041List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of National Heritage. 1992. Ashburton. Historic Houses Register. A4 Spiral Bound. 109.
SDV359962Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2017. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #83857 ]
SDV359963National Heritage List for England: Historic England. 2017. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital. Accessed 10/03/2017.

Associated Monuments

MDV77539Part of: Pittmoor farmstead, Ashburton (Monument)
MDV23323Related to: Outbuildings at Pittmoor, Ashburton (Building)
MDV107881Related to: Rew Farmstead, Ashburton (Monument)
MDV8200Related to: Rew Mill, Ashburton (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Mar 10 2017 4:24PM