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HER Number:MDV35521
Name:Barn north of Youlden Farmhouse, North Bovey


Barn is probably 18th century. Long rectangular plan with central threshing floor, storage loft above.


Grid Reference:SX 733 849
Map Sheet:SX78SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishNorth Bovey
Ecclesiastical ParishNORTH BOVEY

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX78SW/225/2
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BARN (Built, XVII to XVIII - 1700 AD to 1799 AD (Between))

Full description

South West Heritage Trust, 1838-1848, Digitised Tithe Maps and Transcribed Apportionments (Cartographic). SDV359954.

Shown on the Tithe Map.

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

Additional structure added at the north-western end by the time of the later 19th century map depiction.

Department of Environment, 1987, North Bovey, 156 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV348844.

Barn approx. 8 metres to north of Youlden farmhouse.
Barn. Probably 18th century. Granite rubble walls with larger quoins and brick dressings to some openings. Corrugated iron roof, hipped at either end.
Long rectangular plan with central threshing floor, storage loft above.
Two storeys. Tall cart entrance doorway to left of centre with double doors and canopy above. Two smaller doorways to right with segmental arched brick lintels. Small window opening in between. First floor loading door to right of centre.
Interior and roof structure not inspected.

Ordnance Survey, 2018, MasterMap 2018 (Cartographic). SDV360652.

Modern mapping shows the barn, with additional building abutting at the south-eastern end.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV348844List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1987. North Bovey. Historic Houses Register. A4 Single Sheet. 156.
SDV359954Cartographic: South West Heritage Trust. 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Maps and Transcribed Apportionments. Tithe Map and Apportionment. Digital.
SDV360652Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2018. MasterMap 2018. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #88657 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV77053Part of: Youlden farmstead, North Bovey (Monument)
MDV35520Related to: Barn west of Youlden Farmhouse, North Bovey (Building)
MDV35519Related to: Youlden Farmhouse, North Bovey (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Nov 5 2018 11:46AM