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HER Number:MDV40364
Name:Outbuilding at Southwood Farm, Christow

Summary

17th century farm building of unknown function. Stone rubble and cob ; corrugated iron roof, gabled at ends. Rectangular on plan with a door on the east side, facing the house, and a flight of stone steps leading up to a loft door on the south end. An interesting building, group value with Southwood Farmhouse and two other 17th century farm buildings in the farmyard to the west.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 834 860
Map Sheet:SX88NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishChristow
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishCHRISTOW

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX88NW/68/2
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • OUTBUILDING (Built, XVI to XVII - 1600 AD to 1699 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1988, Christow, 88 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV308409.

Farm building about 15m west of Southwood Farmhouse, Foxhole Hill (off), Christow.
Farm building of unknown function. Probably 17th century. Stone rubble and cob; corrugated iron roof, gabled at ends.
Plan: rectangular on plan with a door on the east side, facing the house, and a flight of stone steps leading up to a loft door on the south end.
Exterior: lofted farm building. Doorway, approximately in centre on east side; 2-light timber mullioned window to the left. Granite steps at left end up to loft doorway. Interior: the ground floor has a chamfered stopped crossbeam. Roof: one 17th century truss with principals with curved feet, collar mortised into principals. A later roof structure has been added over the top. An interesting 17th century farm building, group value with Southwood farmhouse and two other 17th century farm buildings in the farmyard to the west.


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

Building is depicted on the modern mapping.


Historic England, 2017, National Heritage List for England, 1163966 (National Heritage List for England). SDV359963.

CHRISTOW FOXHOLE HILL (off), Christow SX 88 NW 2/113
Farm building about 15 metres west of Southwood Farmhouse GV II Farm building of unknown function. Probably C17. Stone rubble and cob ; corrugated iron roof, gabled at ends.
Plan: Rectangular on plan with a door on the east side, facing the house, and a flight of stone steps leading up to a loft door on the south end.
Exterior: Lofted farm building. Doorway, approximately in centre on east side; 2- light timber mullioned window to the left. Granite steps at left end up to loft doorway. Interior: The ground floor has a chamfered stopped crossbeam.
Roof: One C17 truss with principals with curved feet, collar mortised into principals. A later roof structure has been added over the top. An interesting C17 farm building, group value with Southwood Farmhouse (q.v.) and 2 other C17 farm buildings in the farmyard to the west.
Listing NGR: SX8345586095

Sources / Further Reading

SDV308409List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1988. Christow. Historic Houses Register. A4 Comb Bound. 88.
SDV359962Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2017. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #90740 ]
SDV359963National Heritage List for England: Historic England. 2017. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital. 1163966.

Associated Monuments

MDV22137Part of: Southwood farmstead, Christow (Monument)
MDV40365Related to: Cider House at Southwood Farm, Christow (Building)
MDV40363Related to: Southwood Farmhouse, Christow (Building)
MDV40366Related to: Threshing barn at Southwood farm, Christow (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Mar 23 2017 1:08PM