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HER Number:MDV44498
Name:Fordhillhead, Hartland

Summary

Stone and thatched cottage which probably dates to the 18th century with 19th and 20th century additions and alterations.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 261 240
Map Sheet:SS22SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishHartland
DistrictTorridge
Ecclesiastical ParishHARTLAND

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS22SE/60
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • COTTAGE NON SPECIFIC (XVIII to XX - 1701 AD to 2000 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1906, 17SW (Cartographic). SDV5523.

Fordhillhead, marked on 1906 Ordnance Survey 6 inch map


Department of Environment, 1989, Hartland, 60 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV339738.

Fordhill Cottage. Probably 18th century with 19th/20th century additions and alterations. Rubble walls rendered to first floor of front and at rear. Gabled thatched roof to right end, hipped to left, small stone rubble stack at gable end.
Plan: originally probably two-room plan with larger heated room to right. Two storey rear outshot is probably a 19th century addition enlarged in 20th century when internal room arrangement was somewhat altered.
Exterior: Two storeys. Asymmetrical asymmetrical front of 20th century small-paned two-light casement on first floor to right and smaller leaded-pane 20th century casement below. Open-fronted thatch roof porch to left of centre with 20th century plank and glazed door behind. Two storey outshut along rear wall.
Interior inaccessible at time of survey.


Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J., 2007, The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report, No. 4 (Report - Assessment). SDV339712.

Fordhill cottage. Probably 18th with 19/20th century additions and alterations. Rubble walls. Thatched roof. Originally probably 2-room plan with larger heated room to right. 2 storey rear outshot is probably a 19th century addition enlarged in 20th century.


Ordnance Survey, 2014, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV355681.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV339712Report - Assessment: Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J.. 2007. The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report. Exeter Archaeology Report. 06.22 (rev.1). A4 Stapled + Digital. No. 4.
SDV339738List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1989. Hartland. Historic Houses Register. A4 Spiral Bound. 60.
SDV355681Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #92190 ]
SDV5523Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1906. 17SW. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 6 inch Map. Map (Paper).

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jul 16 2015 2:31PM