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HER Number:MDV27303
Name:Farmhouse, Fordhayes Farm

Summary

A circa 17th century farmhouse, possibly with an earlier origin.

Location

Grid Reference:SY 265 989
Map Sheet:SY29NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishKilmington
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishKILMINGTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SY29NE/98
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOUSE (Unknown date)
  • FARMHOUSE (XVII - 1601 AD to 1700 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1984, 62: Part of East Devon, 109 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV326854.

Fordhayes, Honiton Road.

Circa 17th century, possibly earlier origin. Plastered stone rubble and cob. Welsh slate roof with gabled ends. Two storeys.


Devon and Somerset County Councils, 2000-2002, Historic Farmsteads Database, BH136H (Machine readable data file). SDV349681.

L-shaped, plastered stone rubble farmhouse with a three-window front. Cob; lime washed; rendered; rubble stone walls. Slate roof. House, no longer a farmhouse.


Thorp, J., 2003, Fordhayes Farm, BH136003 (Ground Photograph). SDV351917.


Thorp, J., 2003, Fordhayes Farm, BH136008, BH136021-BH136022 (Un-published). SDV351919.


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


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

Farmhouse. Circa 17th century, possibly earlier origin. Plastered stone rubble and cob. Welsh slate roof with gabled ends. Two storeys. Three window range. 19th century, two and three light casements. Central plank door and 20th century gabled wooden porch. Brick chimney stacks at gable ends. Stone rubble outbuilding at lower (north) end. Stone rubble wing at rear forming L-shaped plan.

Interior: stopped and chamfered ceiling beams. Staircase with turned balusters, moulded handrail and panelled dado. Fragment of 17th century panelling in first floor room.

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. 109.
SDV349681Machine readable data file: Devon and Somerset County Councils. 2000-2002. Historic Farmsteads Database. BH136H.
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: #85691 ]
SDV351917Ground Photograph: Thorp, J.. 2003. Fordhayes Farm. Blackdown Hills Historic Farmstead Survey. Digital. BH136003.
SDV351919Un-published: Thorp, J.. 2003. Fordhayes Farm. Blackdown Hills Historic Farmstead Survey. Digital. BH136008, BH136021-BH136022.

Associated Monuments

MDV44552Parent of: Fireplace in the Farmhouse, Fordhayes Farm (Building)
MDV104733Part of: Fordhayes Farm (Monument)
MDV104735Related to: Open-Fronted Cattleshed, Fordhayes Farm (Building)
MDV104736Related to: Stable, Fordhayes Farm (Building)
MDV104734Related to: Threshing Barn, Fordhayes Farm (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Aug 15 2013 1:54PM