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HER Number:MDV35459
Name:Barn 50 metres north of Southmeads in Lettaford


Barn 50 metres north of Southmeads in Lettaford built in the late 18th or early 19th century


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/92/5
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 85161

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BARN (XVIII to XIX - 1750 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

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

Department of Environment, 1987, North Bovey, 162 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV348844.

Barn approximately 50 metres north of Southmeads. Built in the late 18th or early 19th century. Granite rubble walls with larger quoins, corrugated iron roof with gable ends. Long rectangular plan. Single storey symmetrical front with central tall double doorway. Narrower opposing doorway at rear with roughly chamfered granite lintel. Lean-to outshut at left-hand gable end. 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 approximately 50 metres to the north of Southmeads,in Lettaford was listed on 4th February 1987. Other details: LBS Number 85161.

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: #88617 ]
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. 162.

Associated Monuments

MDV77043Part of: Southmeads Farmstead, North Bovey (Monument)
MDV14700Related to: Southmeads in Lettaford (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jan 20 2012 3:50PM