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HER Number:MDV31483
Name:East Down, 'Indicott'


'Indicott', a farmhouse shown on OS 6" (1905) map.


Grid Reference:SS 577 418
Map Sheet:SS54SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishEast Down
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishEAST DOWN

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS54SE/58

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMSTEAD (XV to XXI - 1401 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1880s, Ordnance Survey (Cartographic). SDV848.

'Indicott' is shown on OS 25" (1880s) map as a group of buildings with several irregular shaped yards and small enclosures. The largest northern building remains on modern maps.

Ordnance Survey, 1905, 6 inch Ordnance Survey Map of 1905 (Cartographic). SDV65779.

'Indicott', a farmhouse shown on OS 6" (1905) map.

Gover, J. E. B. + Mawer, A. + Stenton, F. M., 1931, The Place-Names of Devon: Part One, 39 (Monograph). SDV1312.

'Indicott' was mentioned as 'Indycote' in 1499.

Ordnance Survey, 1964, Untitled Source (Cartographic). SDV339898.

Buildings shown on OS 6" (1964) map but not marked, arrangement of them has altered since the 1905 map. A new set of buildings marked as 'North and South Indicott' are shown at NGR 57104156.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV1312Monograph: Gover, J. E. B. + Mawer, A. + Stenton, F. M.. 1931. The Place-Names of Devon: Part One. The Place-Names of Devon: Part One. VIII. A5 Hardback. 39.
SDV339898Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1964. Ordnance Survey 6 inch map. Map (Paper).
SDV65779Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1905. 6 inch Ordnance Survey Map of 1905. 6 inch County Series.
SDV848Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880s. Ordnance Survey. 25".

Associated Monuments

MDV31482Parent of: WELL in the Parish of East Down (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:May 4 2006 4:20PM