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HER Number:MDV35455
Name:Barn north-west of Southmeads in Lettaford


Barn north-west of Southmeads in Lettaford built in the late 18th century with later additions


Grid Reference:SX 701 840
Map Sheet:SX78SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishNorth Bovey
Ecclesiastical ParishNORTH BOVEY

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX78SW/92/1
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 85157

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BARN (XVIII - 1750 AD to 1799 AD (Between))

Full description

Griffith, F. M., 1984, DAP/BW, 4-8 (Aerial Photograph). SDV339907.

Department of Environment, 1987, North Bovey, 161 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV348844.

Barn approximately 3 metres to the north-west of Southmeads. Built in the late 18th century with later additions. Granite rubble walls with corrugated iron roof, gable ended. Long rectangular plan with additional room at either end. Single storey. Asymmetrical front with tall double doorway to right of centre and small square opening to its left. Towards the left end is narrower doorway. Door to right end with window on its left. Forms part of an important group of farm buildings and early houses in a small moorland settlement on the fringe of Dartmoor.

Ordnance Survey, 2012, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV348725.

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

Barn to the north-west of Southmeads in Lettaford was listed on 4th February 1987. Other details: LBS Number 85157.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV339907Aerial Photograph: Griffith, F. M.. 1984. DAP/BW. Devon Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper). 4-8.
SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #88613 ]
SDV348729National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2012. National Heritage List for England. Website.
SDV348844List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1987. North Bovey. Historic Houses Register. A4 Single Sheet. 161.

Associated Monuments

MDV77043Part of: Southmeads Farmstead, North Bovey (Monument)
MDV35456Related to: Linhay north of Southmeads in Lettaford (Building)
MDV35457Related to: Pig Houses north-east of Southmeads, Lettaford (Building)
MDV14700Related to: Southmeads in Lettaford (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Mar 10 2014 3:11PM