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HER Number:MDV40518
Name:Great Simonsborough Farmhouse, Hemyock

Summary

An early 17th century farmhouse.

Location

Grid Reference:ST 144 161
Map Sheet:ST11NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishHemyock
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishHEMYOCK

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: ST11NW/23
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMHOUSE (Built, XVII - 1601 AD to 1650 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV334015.

Great symonsborough farmhouse. Farmhouse. Early c17. Roughcast rubble; gable end slate roof. A 2-room through-passage plan house; the right-hand room is the larger of the 2 with an external end stack; the left-hand room may originally have been unheated, but now has an internal end stack. Right-hand extension and rear outshut added later.2 storeys. Exterior. Front: 3-window range; c19 3-light casement windows to first floors; ground floor: 3-light casement window to left-hand room, one of 5 lights to right-hand room; recessed door between. Brick buttressing. Casement windows and a glazed door to right-hand extension. Interior: 2 jointed cruck trusses, the blade resting on ground floor level, morticed and pegged at apex (alcock f2 type); cranked collars; trenched purlins.(doe).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV37182.

Doe/hhr:hemyock/(15/4/1987)36.


Clements, H. A., 1994, Survey of Farmsteads in the Devon Part of the Blackdown Hills, Plan and photo (Report - Survey). SDV344050.

17th century farmhouse.


Devon and Somerset County Councils, 2000-2002, Historic Farmsteads Database, BH122H (Machine readable data file). SDV349681.

No information supplied.


Exeter Archaeology, 2003, East Devon Heathlands Archaeological Survey, 12, Part 1; 87, Part 2: Gazetteer, Site No. 530 (Report - Survey). SDV101648.

Great Symonsborough farmhouse is an early 17th century two room through-passage plan house of Listed Grade II status. The house lies to northwest of the survey area.


Exeter Archaeology, 2003, East Devon Heathlands Archaeological Survey, Site No. 530 (Archive - Survey). SDV358490.


Exeter Archaeology, 2003, East Devon Heathlands Archaeological Survey, Site No. 530 (Report - Survey). SDV359019.


Ordnance Survey, 2013, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV350786.


English Heritage, 2013, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV350785.

Great Symonsborough Farmhouse.

Farmhouse. Early 17th century. Roughcast rubble; gable end slate roof. A 2-room through- passage plan house; the right-hand room is the larger of the 2 with an external end stack; the left-hand room may originally have been unheated, but now has an internal end stack. Right-hand extension and rear outshut added later. 2 storeys.

Exterior. Front: 3-window range; 19th century 3-light easement windows to first floors; Ground floor: 3-light casement window to left-hand room, one of 5 lights to right- hand room; recessed door between. Brick buttressing. Casement windows and a glazed door to right-hand extension.

Interior: 2 jointed cruck trusses, the blade resting on ground floor level, morticed and pegged at apex (Alcock F2 type); cranked collars; trenched purlins.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV101648Report - Survey: Exeter Archaeology. 2003. East Devon Heathlands Archaeological Survey. Exeter Archaeology Report. 03.26. A4 Unbound + Digital. 12, Part 1; 87, Part 2: Gazetteer, Site No. 530.
SDV334015Migrated Record: Department of Environment.
SDV344050Report - Survey: Clements, H. A.. 1994. Survey of Farmsteads in the Devon Part of the Blackdown Hills. A4 Comb Bound + Digital. Plan and photo.
SDV349681Machine readable data file: Devon and Somerset County Councils. 2000-2002. Historic Farmsteads Database. BH122H.
SDV350785National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2013. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital.
SDV350786Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2013. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #90835 ]
SDV358490Archive - Survey: Exeter Archaeology. 2003. East Devon Heathlands Archaeological Survey. East Devon Heathlands Archaeological Survey. Mixed Archive Material. Site No. 530.
SDV359019Report - Survey: Exeter Archaeology. 2003. East Devon Heathlands Archaeological Survey. Exeter Archaeology Report. 03.26. Site No. 530.
SDV37182Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments

MDV80226Part of: Great Symons Burrow Farm, Hemyock (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4655 - Survey of Farmsteads in the Blackdown Hills

Date Last Edited:Aug 22 2016 3:21PM