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HER Number:MDV64043
Name:Bee Boles at Highfield, Lee, Ilfracombe

Summary

Bee bole structure at Highfield to the north of Lee

Location

Grid Reference:SS 488 463
Map Sheet:SS44NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishIlfracombe
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishILFRACOMBE

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS44NE/34/1

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BEE BOLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD (Between))

Full description

Walker, P. + Ogden, R. B., 1995, Bee Boles and Other Bee Keeping Structures in Devon, 117 (Article in Serial). SDV2631.

Bee bole structure at Highfield Lee. International Bee Research Association No 555.


Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J., 2007, The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report, No. 1649 (Report - Assessment). SDV339712.

Bee bole structure at Highfield Lee.


Historic England, 2015, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV358087.

Highfield including wall with 3 beeboles to front garden. House. Late C18, altered. Slate-hung rubble slate; synthetic slate roof. 2-unit plan with integral outshut to rear under catslide. 2 storeys and attic. Regular 3-window front. 2 sashed dormers; the other windows also with sashes with glazing bars. 6-panelled door with hood on shaped brackets. INTERIOR with some original features; later fire-surrounds. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: a shillet wall standing forward of the house contains 3 simple bee-boles.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV2631Article in Serial: Walker, P. + Ogden, R. B.. 1995. Bee Boles and Other Bee Keeping Structures in Devon. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 127. A5 Paperback. 117.
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. 1649.
SDV358087National Heritage List for England: Historic England. 2015. National Heritage List for England. Website.

Associated Monuments

MDV23834Related to: Highfield, Lee, Ilfracombe (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Aug 18 2016 2:05PM