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HER Number:MDV74752
Name:Town Farm Pump House, North Street, Braunton


Detached pump-house in courtyard of Town Farm. Rubble and part cob with original slate roof and 2 door openings facing farmhouse.


Grid Reference:SS 485 366
Map Sheet:SS43NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBraunton
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBRAUNTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old Listed Building Ref: 98345

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • PUMP HOUSE (Post Medieval to XVIII - 1540 AD to 1800 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1985, Braunton, 50 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV73918.

One of a range of farmbuildings, probably 18th century, forming courtyard group to Town Farm which completes the 4-sided plan. Detached pump-house in courtyard. Rubble and part cob with original slate roof. Two door openings facing farmhouse. The group, with Town Farmhouse, is an excellent example of a centrally-placed village farmstead in relation to Braunton's historic cellular town plan and surviving Great Field. Other details: 12/99.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV73918List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1985. Braunton. Historic Houses Register. A4 Spiral Bound. 50.

Associated Monuments

MDV38933Part of: Town Farm, North Street, Braunton (Monument)
MDV74750Related to: Town Farm Barn, North Street, Braunton (Building)
MDV74751Related to: Town Farm Linhay, North Street, Braunton (Building)
MDV74753Related to: Town Farm Shed, North Street, Braunton (Building)
MDV36817Related to: Town Farm Stables, North Street, Braunton (Building)
MDV36818Related to: Town Farm, North Street, Braunton (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jun 12 2009 9:12AM