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HER Number:MDV27133
Name:Wytch Farmhouse, Wytch Farm


A circa late 17th century farmhouse.


Grid Reference:ST 235 058
Map Sheet:ST20NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishStockland
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSTOCKLAND

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: ST20NW/32
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOUSE (Unknown date)
  • FARMHOUSE (XVII - 1680 AD to 1700 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1984, 62: Part of East Devon, 180 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV326854.

Witch Farmhouse, Witch Lane. Farmhouse circa late 17th century, said to have been built in 1680.

Devon and Somerset County Councils, 2000-2002, Historic Farmsteads Database, BH180H (Machine readable data file). SDV349681.

A long, rubble stone house with gable ends. House, no longer a farmhouse. Rubble stone walls. Slate roof.

Thorp, J., 2003, Wytch Farm, BH180004 (Ground Photograph). SDV352663.

Thorp, J., 2003, Wytch Farm, BH180008, BH180021-BH180022 (Un-published). SDV352664.

Rook, P., 2013, Built on Earth, Cover. (Report - non-specific). SDV350997.

Ordnance Survey, 2013, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV350786.

English Heritage, 2013, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV350785.

Witch Farmhouse

Farmhouse. Circa late 17th century, said to have been built in 1680. Stone rubble house. Slate roof with gabled ends. Two storeys. Four window range. Modern three and four-light casements. Plain door at centre. Ashlar chimney stacks at gable end and ridge with moulded caps. Catslide roof at rear.

Rook, P., 2013, Wytch Farm, BB-0750-750 (Ground Photograph). SDV352665.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV326854List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1984. 62: Part of East Devon. Historic Houses Register. A4 Spiral Bound. 180.
SDV349681Machine readable data file: Devon and Somerset County Councils. 2000-2002. Historic Farmsteads Database. BH180H.
SDV350785National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2013. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital.
SDV350786Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2013. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #85602 ]
SDV350997Report - non-specific: Rook, P.. 2013. Built on Earth. Rook Photo. A3 Grip Bound + Digital. Cover..
SDV352663Ground Photograph: Thorp, J.. 2003. Wytch Farm. Blackdown Hills Historic Farmstead Survey. Digital. BH180004.
SDV352664Un-published: Thorp, J.. 2003. Wytch Farm. Blackdown Hills Historic Farmstead Survey. Digital. BH180008, BH180021-BH180022.
SDV352665Ground Photograph: Rook, P.. 2013. Wytch Farm. Built on Earth. Digital. BB-0750-750.

Associated Monuments

MDV105266Part of: Wytch Farm (Monument)
MDV105267Related to: Barn, Wytch Farm (Building)
MDV105277Related to: Cart Shed, Wytch Farm (Building)
MDV105269Related to: East Cattleshed, Wytch Farm (Building)
MDV105271Related to: North Cattleshed, Wytch Farm (Building)
MDV105275Related to: Stable, Wytch Farm (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Oct 18 2013 1:35PM