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HER Number:MDV60860
Name:Lexhayne Mill, Shute


Lexhayne Mill is depicted on historic maps.


Grid Reference:SY 246 963
Map Sheet:SY29NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishShute
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSHUTE

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SY29NW/176

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • MILL (Unknown date)

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV135710.

Des=os 6"(1963).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV135711.

Des=bodman, m. /water-powered sites in devon/(1998)2, no 16/in smr.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV148.

Lexhayne mill, shown on os 6" 1963 map (os).

Bodman, M., 1998, Water-Powered Sites in Devon (Report - non-specific). SDV305931.

Lexhayne mill (bodman).

Exeter Archaeology, 2003-2004, East Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Archaeological Survey, Site No. 935 (Archive - Survey). SDV351568.

Lexhayne Mill recorded on Tithe Map/Tithe Apportionment as 'House, Mill, Garden and Part of Rack Close', owned by Sir William Templer and occupied by Benjamin Hoare. Field to northwest called Rack Close (Tithe Apportionment No. 474 at SY 2460 9642). 'Rack' names suggest was formerly a fulling mill. Marked as corn mill on Ordnance Survey map of 1891. Lexhayne (Lexhayne Farm to south) has been identified as a Domesday manor. SMR record mill shown on Ordnance Survey map of 1963.
Shute Tithe Map/Tithe Apportionment 1844/1842; Ordnance Survey 1891 1:10560 map (Sheet 71 SE); Gover et al 1932, 631; SMR.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV135710Migrated Record:
SDV135711Migrated Record:
SDV148Migrated Record:
SDV305931Report - non-specific: Bodman, M.. 1998. Water-Powered Sites in Devon. A4 Spiral Bound.
SDV351568Archive - Survey: Exeter Archaeology. 2003-2004. East Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Archaeological Survey. East Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Archaeological Survey. Digital + Mixed Archive Material. Site No. 935.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 12 2016 11:48AM