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HER Number:MDV74361
Name:East Sherford Farmhouse


East Sherford farmhouse built in the late 18th or early 19th century


Grid Reference:SX 554 540
Map Sheet:SX55SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBrixton
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishBRIXTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMHOUSE (Post Medieval to XIX - 1540 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

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

East Sherford farmhouse shown on 19th century map as a large squarish building on the west side of the track through the farmstead.

Scott Wilson, 2006, Sherford New Community: Environmental Statement, Plate 6 (Report - Assessment). SDV340472.

East Sherford farmhouse of the late 18th or early 19th century may have original internal features such as a bread oven and open fireplace. The house is of two storeys of coursed rubble under modern concrete pantiles with a short double pile range to the rear. The principal elevation faces south with three bays. The central doorway has a modern porch and the two chimneys show evidence of alteration. Other details: Site B2.

Jack, S. + Steadman, S., 2007, Sherford New Community: Environmental Statement - Cultural Heritage, Table 9.4 (Report - Assessment). SDV340474.

Other details: Site B2.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV340472Report - Assessment: Scott Wilson. 2006. Sherford New Community: Environmental Statement. Scott Wilson Report. D108531. A4 Stapled + Digital. Plate 6.
SDV340474Report - Assessment: Jack, S. + Steadman, S.. 2007. Sherford New Community: Environmental Statement - Cultural Heritage. Scott Wilson Report. A4 Stapled + Digital. Table 9.4.

Associated Monuments

MDV74364Related to: East Sherford Animal Pens and Outbuildings (Monument)
MDV74365Related to: East Sherford Barn (Monument)
MDV16973Related to: East Sherford Farmstead (Monument)
MDV74362Related to: East Sherford Shippon (Monument)
MDV74363Related to: East Sherford Stables (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4380 - Assessment for Sherford New Community

Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2019 10:59AM