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HER Number:MDV27315
Name:Gammons Hill Farmhouse, Gammons Hill Farm


An early 16th century farmhouse.


Grid Reference:SY 276 980
Map Sheet:SY29NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishKilmington
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishKILMINGTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SY29NE/110
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMHOUSE (XVI - 1501 AD to 1600 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1984, 62: Part of East Devon, 106-107 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV326854.

Gammons Hill Farmhouse, Axminster Road. Circa early 16th century. Roughcast stone rubble. Asbestos slate roof with gabled and half hipped ends. Two storeys.

Devon and Somerset County Councils, 2000-2002, Historic Farmsteads Database, BH137H (Machine readable data file). SDV349681.

No information supplied.

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

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

Gammons Hill Farmhouse.

Farmhouse. Circa early 16th century. Roughcast stone rubble. Asbestos slate roof with gabled and half hipped ends. Two storeys. Four window range. 19th century three light casements with glazing bars. Doorway off centre to cross passage with late 19th century glazed porch. Rendered chimney stacks at ridge and gable ends. Wing at rear forming L-shaped plan.

Interior: Jointed cruck trusses. Plank and muntin screens to cross passage, one with four centred arch doorway. Inserted floor with stopped and chamfered ceiling beams. Open fireplaces with chamfered bressummers.

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. 106-107.
SDV349681Machine readable data file: Devon and Somerset County Councils. 2000-2002. Historic Farmsteads Database. BH137H.
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: #85698 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV104737Part of: Gammons Hill Farm (Monument)
MDV27316Related to: Lofted Cartshed, Fordhayes Farm (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Aug 15 2013 2:30PM