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HER Number:MDV33360
Name:Butterwell north-east of Gidleigh Barton

Summary

Butterwell in roadside bank 80 metres north-east of Gidleigh Barton.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 670 884
Map Sheet:SX68NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishGidleigh
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishGIDLEIGH

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX68NE/4/1
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BUTTER WELL (XVII to XVIII - 1700 AD to 1800 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1987, Gidleigh, 147 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV275393.

Butterwell in roadside bank approx 80m east of gidleigh barton. Butterwell over spring. Probably c18. Made from roughly-shaped slabs of granite. The well faces onto the road to the west. It is roughly square in plan over the spring with a corbelled roof made of large slabs of granite and there is a low slab across the front (doe).


English Heritage, 2012, National Heritage List for England, 94730 (National Heritage List for England). SDV348729.

Butterwell in roadside bank over spring approximately 80 metres north-east of Gidleigh Barton. Probably 18th century and made from roughly-shaped slabs of granite. The well faces onto the road to the west. It is roughly square in plan over the spring with a corbelled roof made of large slabs of granite and there is a low slab across the front.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV275393List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1987. Gidleigh. Historic Houses Register. 147.
SDV348729National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2012. National Heritage List for England. Website. 94730. [Mapped feature: #19121 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV114061Related to: Farm building east of Castle, Gidleigh (Building)
MDV15151Related to: Farm building north of Castle, Gidleigh (Building)
MDV113181Related to: Gidleigh Barton Farm (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Aug 21 2015 4:18PM