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HER Number:MDV2983
Name:Cantrell farmhouse, Ugborough


Early 20th century farmhouse added to the farmstead at Cantrell, Ugborough. Apparently was originally built in 1912 for the captain of the clay works of the China Clay Corporation and became a farmhouse for Cantrell in the 1930s. Now the farmstead is no longer functioning, this is thought to be a private dwelling.


Grid Reference:SX 660 567
Map Sheet:SX65NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishUgborough
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishUGBOROUGH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX65NE/86

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMHOUSE (Built, XX - 1912 AD to 1912 AD (Between))

Full description

Gaskell-Brown, C. + Hankin, C., 1975 - 1978, Ugborough Parish Checklist (Worksheet). SDV161354.

Cantrell, farmhouse. This farm was formerly part of Torpeek Manor, and at Cantrell consisted only of farm buildings.
The present farmhouse was built in 1912 for the ‘captain’ of the clay works on the formation of the China Clay Corporation. It became a farmhouse in 1936. Farm outbuildings from earlier period still exist.

Ordnance Survey, 2011, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV346129.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV161354Worksheet: Gaskell-Brown, C. + Hankin, C.. 1975 - 1978. Ugborough Parish Checklist. Parish Checklist. Digital.
SDV346129Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2011. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #86617 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV78024Part of: Site of Cantrell farmstead, Ugborough (Monument)
MDV80595Related to: Shippon at Cantrell farm, Ugborough (Building)
MDV2984Related to: Slotted gatepost at Cantrell Farm, Ugborough (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Feb 16 2018 4:17PM