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HER Number:MDV27645
Name:Higher Checkridge Farmhouse, Hawkchurch


Farmhouse dating from the 17th century or earlier.


Grid Reference:SY 340 992
Map Sheet:SY39NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishHawkchurch
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishHAWKCHURCH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SY39NW/40
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMHOUSE (Built, Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1984, 62: Part of East Devon, 97 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV326854.

Higher Checkridge farmhouse, checkridge lane. C17 or earlier. Stone rubble, partly rendered. Thatched roof, clad in corrugated iron, with half hipped ends. Two storeys.

Ordnance Survey, 2016, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV359352.

Historic England, 2016, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV359353.

Higher Checkridge Farmhouse. Farmhouse. C17 or earlier. Stone rubble, partly rendered. Thatched roof, clad in corrugated iron, with half hipped ends. Two storeys. C20 casements. Two light hollow chamfered stone mullion window at south-east end. Brick ridge stack off centre. Wing to north-east forming L-shaped plan, also stone rubble with corrugated iron clad thatched roof with gabled end, and with blocked pointed arch doorway. Circa C19 lean-to porch in the angle. Interior: only partly inspected. Stopped chamfer ceiling beam and plank and muntin screen at south-east end.

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. 97.
SDV359352Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2016. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #85829 ]
SDV359353National Heritage List for England: Historic England. 2016. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV70614Part of: Higher Checkridge Farm, Hawkchurch (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jul 6 2016 9:02AM