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HER Number:MDV55799
Name:Barn west of Place Wood, Ashburton

Summary

Small rectangular barn to the west of Place Wood and north-east of hillfort

Location

Grid Reference:SX 761 714
Map Sheet:SX77SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishAshburton
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishASHBURTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX77SE/210

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BARN (XVIII to XXI - 1751 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

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

Not shown on 19th century map.


Ordnance Survey, 1904 - 1906, Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map (Cartographic). SDV325644.

Small rectangular building shown on early 20th century map.


Agricultural Development Advisory Service, 1995, Place Wood Barn (Worksheet). SDV285649.

Site visited on 9th February 1995. Field barn with corrugated iron roof and walls. Open on east side to woodland. Framework of nine massive posts, some chamfered. Wooden manger. Stone footings on west side. Used as cattle shelter.


White, P., 2013, Previously Unsurveyed Dartmoor Historic Farmsteads, Place Wood - barn (Un-published). SDV352501.


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

Rectangular building shown on modern mapping.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV285649Worksheet: Agricultural Development Advisory Service. 1995. Place Wood Barn. Worksheet.
SDV325644Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV352501Un-published: White, P.. 2013. Previously Unsurveyed Dartmoor Historic Farmsteads. Excel Spreadsheet. Place Wood - barn.
SDV355681Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #95351 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV8209Related to: Place Wood or Tower Hill Castle Hillfort (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Sep 12 2014 10:49AM