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HER Number:MDV30011
Name:Site of a second house at Hornet's Castle, Widecombe

Summary

House and yard, field no 2266. Sherrill estate (tithe map). Vis=8/6/1979 (dcra). There must have been two houses in the area where hornet's castle stands but all trace of the second building has vanished. There are two granite outbuildings here now (dcra).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 679 748
Map Sheet:SX67SE
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: SX67SE/457/1

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV292208.

Des=tithe map(1843).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV292209.

Dcra widecombe survey/(1979)vol iv 690.


DCRA, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV293031.

House and yard, field no 2266. Sherrill estate (tithe map). Vis=8/6/1979 (dcra). There must have been two houses in the area where hornet's castle stands but all trace of the second building has vanished. There are two granite outbuildings here now (dcra).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV292208Migrated Record:
SDV292209Migrated Record:
SDV293031Migrated Record: DCRA.

Associated Monuments

MDV113114Part of: Hornets Castle Farmstead, Widecombe in the Moor (Monument)
MDV30012Related to: Hornet's Castle, Sherwell, Widecombe (Building)
MDV30005Related to: Outbuilding 20 metres north-east of Sherwell Farmhouse, Widecombe (Building)
MDV30006Related to: Sherwell farmhouse, Widecombe in the Moor (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Aug 14 2015 11:59AM