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HER Number:MDV51827
Name:Ruined buildings south of Yardsworthy Road

Summary

Marked on the Tithe Map as 'Gorage' farm. Located just s of yardsworthy road, at above ngr. No evidence of buildings on late 18c or early 19c maps, but house, yard + offices shown on 1842 tm + ta, part of the tenement named gorage. Two buildings shown on early os maps. Site now in ruins. Some walls survive to c 3m high (turton).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 627 606
Map Sheet:SX66SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishCornwood
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishCORNWOOD

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Ruined remains of Gorage Farm, west of Yadsworthy Farm

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX66SW/24
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMSTEAD (Post Medieval to XIX - 1540 AD? to 1840 AD (Between))

Full description

Turton, S. D., Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV1379.

Gorage. Located just s of yardsworthy road, at above ngr. No evidence of buildings on late 18c or early 19c maps, but house, yard + offices shown on 1842 tm + ta, part of the tenement named gorage. Two buildings shown on early os maps. Site now in ruins. Some walls survive to c 3m high (turton).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV162737.

Turton, s. D. /archaeological assessment of sww watercombe to broomhill water main/(1993)1/(emafu report 93.03).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV162738.

Reed, s. J. /archaeological recording of sww watercombe to broomhill water main/(1994)1/(emafu report 94.18).


REED, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV1862.

Sww pipeline cut field to w of remains (tm 'court field') but no features or finds recovered (reed).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV1379Migrated Record: Turton, S. D..
SDV162737Migrated Record:
SDV162738Migrated Record:
SDV1862Migrated Record: REED.

Associated Monuments

MDV13219Related to: Wide's Barn Farmstead, Harford (Monument)
MDV77441Related to: Yadsworthy farmstead, Cornwood (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Aug 21 2017 10:11AM