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HER Number:MDV23365
Name:Deerpark Cottage, Rumsam, Barnstaple


17th/18th century cottage.


Grid Reference:SS 569 315
Map Sheet:SS53SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBarnstaple
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBARNSTAPLE
Ecclesiastical ParishBISHOPS TAWTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS53SE/276

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOUSE (XVII to XVIII - 1601 AD to 1800 AD (Between))

Full description

Department for Culture, Media and Sport, 01/12/1997, Deerpark Cottage (Correspondence). SDV74430.

Deerpark Cottage removed from the list of historic buildings in December 1997.

Griffiths, D. M., 02/07/1984, Deerpark Cottage (Personal Comment). SDV74429.

Marked as Deerbank Cottage on 1973 Ordnance Survey map. There is a low (?2 metres) stone wall visible in the back yard, parallel to the main house. This is the remains of a building shown on the Tithe Map (Field No. 276 House & Court, part of Buteels). Probably an outbuilding.

Department of Environment, 1973, Barnstaple, 61 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV89941.

Deerpark Cottage. 17th/early 18th century. Rendered cob or rubble walls. Slate roof. Gable ends. Two storeys. Large end stack. Later wings from L-shaped plan. Some modern windows.

Ordnance Survey, 1973, SS5433-5533 (Cartographic). SDV77308.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV74429Personal Comment: Griffiths, D. M.. 02/07/1984. Deerpark Cottage. Not Applicable.
SDV74430Correspondence: Department for Culture, Media and Sport. 01/12/1997. Deerpark Cottage. Letter.
SDV77308Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1973. SS5433-5533. 1:2500 Ordnance Survey Map. Map (Paper).
SDV89941List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1973. Barnstaple. Historic Houses Register. A4 Comb Bound. 61.

Associated Monuments

MDV16576Related to: Rumsam near Barnstaple (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Feb 14 2013 9:27AM