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HER Number:MDV38009
Name:Farm buildings at Brook Farm, West Buckfastleigh

Summary

Range of farm buildings immediately south of Old Brook Farmhouse. Barn and shippen with horse-gin, stables and cart-shed range of farm buildings. 18th century stone rubble with granite quoins and arches. Slate roofs. Built around three sides of farmyard.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 711 678
Map Sheet:SX76NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishWest Buckfastleigh
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishBUCKFASTLEIGH

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX76NW/159/1
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARM BUILDING (Built, XVIII - 1701 AD to 1799 AD (Between))

Full description

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

C-shaped range of buildings built around the southern sides of the farmstead, with a horse-engine house on the eastern side.


Department of Environment, 1986, West Buckfastleigh, 82 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV347601.

Range of farm buildings immediately south of Old Brook Farmhouse. Barn and shippen with horse-gin, stables and cart-shed range of farm buildings. 18th century stone rubble with granite quoins and arches. Slate roofs.
Built around three sides of farmyard. The barn on the east side has hipped roof with shippen on ground floor and external stairs to wide barn door first floor with slated canopy over. Shippen doors on ground floor and loft door in end wall have cambered granite arches. On east side of barn a polygonal horse engine house with hipped roof and slit windows. Shippen and stable range on south and west sides of yard are lower with gable-ended roofs, shippen doors and windows to ground floor with cambered granite arches, and loft doors above. Cart shed of two bays adjoining at north-west end.


Agricultural Development Advisory Service, 1995, Farm Survey Record Sheet (Report - Survey). SDV152945.

Visited 22/2/1995. Buildings are well maintained and in good condition.


Ordnance Survey, 2017, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV359962.

Modern mapping shows the layout of the buildings isd unchanged from the late 19th century historic mapping.


Historic England, 2017, National Heritage List for England, Accessed 13/02/2017 (National Heritage List for England). SDV359963.

WEST BUCKFASTLEIGH SX 76 NW - 4/146 Range of Farm Buildings immediately south of Old - Brook Farmhouse - GV II
Barn and shippen with horse-gin, stables and cart-shed range of farm buildings. C18 Stone rubble with granite quoins and arches. Slate roofs.
Built around three sides of farmyard. The barn on the east side has hipped roof with shippen on ground floor and external stairs to wide barn door first floor with slated canopy over. Shippen doors on ground floor and loft door in end wall have cambered granite arches. On east side of barn a polygonal horse engine house with hipped roof and slit windows. Shippen and stable range on south and west sides of yard are lower with gable-ended roofs, shippen doors and windows to ground floor with cambered granite arches, and loft doors above. Cart shed of two bays adjoining at north west end.
Listing NGR: SX7119967794

Sources / Further Reading

SDV152945Report - Survey: Agricultural Development Advisory Service. 1995. Farm Survey Record Sheet. Agricultural Development Advisory Service. Unknown.
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV347601List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1986. West Buckfastleigh. Historic Houses Register. A4 Single Sheet. 82.
SDV359962Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2017. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #89762 ]
SDV359963National Heritage List for England: Historic England. 2017. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital. Accessed 13/02/2017.

Associated Monuments

MDV78047Part of: Old Brook farmstead, West Buckfastleigh (Monument)
MDV38008Related to: Farm buildings at Old Brook Farm, West Buckfastleigh (Building)
MDV38010Related to: Old Brook Farmhouse, West Buckfastleigh (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Feb 13 2017 12:25PM