HeritageGateway - Home

Login  |  Register
Site Map
Text size: A A A
You are here: Home > > > > Devon & Dartmoor HER Result
Devon & Dartmoor HERPrintable version | About Devon & Dartmoor HER | Visit Devon & Dartmoor HER online...

See important guidance on the use of this record.

If you have any comments or new information about this record, please email us.


HER Number:MDV33549
Name:Stables and coach houses at Oxenham Manor

Summary

Farm buildings probably date to the mid-later 19th century, based on cartographic evidence. L-shaped range north of Oxenham Manor house.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 665 942
Map Sheet:SX69SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishSouth Tawton
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSOUTH TAWTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX69SE/4/2
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • COACH HOUSE (Constructed, XIX - 1849 AD to 1880 AD (Between))
  • STABLE (Constructed, XIX - 1849 AD to 1880 AD (Between))

Full description

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

Tithe Map shows different buildings here; part of which may be part of the stables, unless they are a later rebuild.


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

The later 19th century historic map shows the L-shaped range of farm buildings as they remain today; appear to date to the mid-late 19th century.


Department of Environment, 1988, South Tawton, 119 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV336452.

Stables and coach houses approximately 35 metres north of Oxenham Manor.
Stables and coachhouses. Probably early 19th century. Granite stone rubble with large roughly-dressed quoins and granite ashlar voussoirs; corrugated iron roof, formerly thatch.
Plan and exterior description: L-shaped building housing stables and coach houses. The main block faces south towards Oxenham Manor (qv) and has a short wing projecting forward from the right (east) end. The main block has a symmetrical front; four doorways, each with a hayloft loading hatch directly above, flanked by wide carriage doorways. The inner face of the wing contains two carriage doorways with a central window. All the ground floor doorways have low segmental arches of granite voussoirs. Both roofs are gable-ended.
Interior not inspected.


Ordnance Survey, 2017, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV359962.

Building is depicted on the modern mapping.


Historic England, 2017, National Heritage List for England, Accessed 24/01/2017 (National Heritage List for England). SDV359963.

SX 69 SE SOUTH TAWTON - 4/165 Stables and Coach Houses approximately 35 metres north of Oxenham Manor GV II
Stables and coachhouses. Probably early C19. Granite stone rubble with large roughly-dressed quoins and granite ashlar voussoirs; corrugated iron roof, formerly thatch.
Plan and exterior description: L-shaped building housing stables and coach houses. The main block faces south towards Oxenham Manor (q.v.) and has a short wing projecting forward from the right (east) end. The main block has a symmetrical front; 4 doorways, each with a-hayloft loading hatch directly above, flanked by wide carriage doorways. The inner face of the wing contains 2 carriage doorways with a central window. All the ground floor doorways have low segmental arches of granite voussoirs. Both roofs are gable-ended.
Interior not inspected.
Listing NGR: SX6650894273

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV336452List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1988. South Tawton. Historic Houses Register. A4 Comb Bound. 119.
SDV349431Cartographic: Devon County Council. 1838-1848. Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Map. Digital.
SDV359962Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2017. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #88001 ]
SDV359963National Heritage List for England: Historic England. 2017. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital. Accessed 24/01/2017.

Associated Monuments

MDV78013Part of: Oxenham farmstead, South Tawton (Monument)
MDV33550Related to: Gateposts at Oxenham Manor (Monument)
MDV6942Related to: Oxenham Manor House (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jan 24 2017 9:38AM