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HER Number:MDV34283
Name:Building south of Haytor Granite Tramway, Ilsington


Site of a ruined building shown on 19th century map to the south of the later Haytor Granite Tramway.


Grid Reference:SX 761 777
Map Sheet:SX77NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishIlsington
Ecclesiastical ParishILSINGTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX77NE/204

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BUILDING (XVIII to XIX - 1800 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

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

L-shaped feature with a rectangular enclosure to the east shown on 19th century Tithe Map. Field Number 2987.

Everett, C., 1988, Haytor Down (Worksheet). SDV304118.

Site visited in February 1988 House platform south of granite tramway near turning to Haytor Quarry. Shown on parish Tithe Map of 1842 as' cottage and garden', owned by Duke of Somerset. Quarry worker's cottage. Measurements: 8 metres by 5.5 metres plus adjoining platform 5.5 metres by 3.1 matres.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV304118Worksheet: Everett, C.. 1988. Haytor Down.
SDV349431Cartographic: Devon County Council. 1838-1848. Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Map. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV8068Related to: Haytor Granite Tramway, Haytor to Stover Canal (Monument)
MDV26565Related to: Linear Open Tin Works on Haytor Down, Ilsington (Monument)
MDV116609Related to: Tin Streamworks on Haytor Down, Ilsington (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7021 - Haytor Down: Survey Report (Ref: A1/2/1999)

Date Last Edited:Feb 16 2018 4:32PM