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HER Number:MDV35862
Name:Granary at Tetcott Manor


Granary about 30m north west of Tetcott Manor. Circa late 18th century. An unusually complete example of a brick granary.


Grid Reference:SX 330 966
Map Sheet:SX39NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishTetcott
Ecclesiastical ParishTETCOTT

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX39NW/511/7
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 435313

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • GRANARY (XVIII - 1750 AD to 1800 AD)

Full description

Department of Environment, 1986, Tetcott, 40 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV9663.

Granary about 30 metres north-west of Tetcott Manor. Circa late 18th century. Flemish bond brick with a hipped scantle slate roof. Square on plan, the walls supported on a timber frame on brick staddles with slate cap rat-guard. 2 small 6-pane windows to each side, set high under the eaves, stone steps up to doorway.
Interior: pegged roof truss. Internal timber partitions for grain survive. An unusually complete example of a brick granary and part of a group of interesting farm buildings associated with Tetcott Manor.
Other details: LBS number 435313.

Child, P., 1999, Granary at Tetcott Manor (Ground Photograph). SDV365517.

Photos showing the exterior of the brick-built granary. It has a pyramidal slate roof and stands on brick staddles which have slate 'rat guards' at the top. There are small windows each side under the eaves.

Knight, S., 2009, Untitled Source (Personal Comment). SDV342568.

Granary has been restored under a Countryside Stewardship Scheme

Ordnance Survey, 2023, Mastermap 2023 (Cartographic). SDV365227.

Small square building to the north-west of the manor house.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV342568Personal Comment: Knight, S.. 2009.
SDV365227Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2023. Mastermap 2023. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #88826 Location taken from NHLE., ]
SDV365517Ground Photograph: Child, P.. 1999. Granary at Tetcott Manor. Devon County Council Historic Buildings Photo. Photograph (Paper) + Digital.
SDV9663List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1986. Tetcott. Historic Houses Register. A4 Spiral Bound. 40.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jun 9 2023 9:51AM