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HER Number:MDV29854
Name:Drywell Farmhouse, Widecombe-in-the-Moor

Summary

Late 18th century cottage (originally a two-up, two-down layout) at Drywell Farm. Also known in the past as 'Dry Wells'. Date stone in porch. Farmhouse replaced an earlier longhouse at the farm - precise location unknown. Other Medieval buildings at farm.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 699 752
Map Sheet:SX67NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishWidecombe in the Moor
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishWIDECOMBE IN THE MOOR

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX67NE/103

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMHOUSE (Constructed, XVIII - 1774 AD to 1774 AD (Between))

Full description

Devon County Council, 1838-1848, Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848 (Cartographic). SDV349431.

Dry Wells, field no 1356 houses, garden and yard.


Ordnance Survey, 1880-1899, First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map (Cartographic). SDV336179.

Depicted on the late 19th century historic map.


Beeson, M. M. R. + Masterman, M. C. H., 1979, An Archaeological Survey of Enclosed Land in Widecombe-In-The-Moor Parish, Vol II, 226 (Report - Survey). SDV337078.

Visited 11/7/1979 Originally a two up and two down cottage according to the owner. Front and back doors in their original places. The date 1774 is inscribed on the porch. Inside the house there is a traditional hearth.


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

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV337078Report - Survey: Beeson, M. M. R. + Masterman, M. C. H.. 1979. An Archaeological Survey of Enclosed Land in Widecombe-In-The-Moor Parish. Devon Committee for Rescue Archaeology Report. Vols I - V. A4 Comb Bound. Vol II, 226.
SDV349431Cartographic: Devon County Council. 1838-1848. Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Map. Digital.
SDV350786Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2013. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #86630 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV14157Part of: Drywell Farmstead, Widecombe in the Moor (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Dec 16 2013 10:30AM