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HER Number:MDV3107
Name:Bank barn at the foot of Whitehouse Hill, Ugborough


Site of a large bank barn.


Grid Reference:SX 679 559
Map Sheet:SX65NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishUgborough
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishUGBOROUGH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX65NE/193

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BANK BARN (Built, XVIII to XIX - 1701 AD (Between) to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Unknown, Barn at foot of Whitehouse Hill (Unattributed Sites and Monuments Register Entry). SDV165739.

Large barn of stone and cob in disrepair situated at the foot of Whitehouse Hill, near Dennis Hill, at the north-east end of the village. The hipped roof bis now covered with corrugated iron. Built into a bank with two floors, the upper with a wide door opening onto the bank. The soouth side has only a small window in the upper floor with a small door below on ground floor level. Probably built as a barn and linhay.

South West Heritage Trust, 1838-1848, Digitised Tithe Maps and Transcribed Apportionments (Cartographic). SDV359954.

Plot 1435 is recorded as Linhay and Yard on the Ugborough Tithe Apportionment.

Child, P., 1997, Bank barn at Dennis Hill, Ugborough (Ground Photograph). SDV365639.

Two storey bank barn of cob and stone under a hipped, corrugated roof, with a concrete block ground floor ?single storey, now roofless extension. In poor condition.

Ordnance Survey, 2023, Mastermap 2023 (Cartographic). SDV365227.

Shown as a ruinous building.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV165739Unattributed Sites and Monuments Register Entry: Unknown. Barn at foot of Whitehouse Hill. Digital.
SDV359954Cartographic: South West Heritage Trust. 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Maps and Transcribed Apportionments. Tithe Map and Apportionment. Digital.
SDV365227Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2023. Mastermap 2023. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #87068 ]
SDV365639Ground Photograph: Child, P.. 1997. Bank barn at Dennis Hill, Ugborough. Devon County Council Historic Buildings Photo. Photograph (Paper) + Digital.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 22 2023 3:07PM