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HER Number:MDV7547
Name:Field barn south-east of Blackslade Mire

Summary

Depicted on historic mapping; dates to at least the early-mid 19th century. Foundations of a ruined granite outbuilding, or barn, built against the south-west side of an enclosure wall 290 metres south-west of New House. Three granite posts used to support the roof survive in situ.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 739 753
Map Sheet:SX77NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishAshburton
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishASHBURTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX77NW/99

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BARN (XVIII to XIX - 1751 AD to 1840 AD (Between))

Full description

Devon County Council, 1838-1848, Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848 (Cartographic). SDV349431.

Tithe map 1840 shows a roofed building apparantly an ancillary building of "Newhouse".


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

Partial building depicted on the late 19th century hsitroic map.


Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, 1953, SX77NW51 (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV298448.

Small barn. Remains of a stone walled structure situated by a spur off the main field wall. Centrally placed in the structure are two granite posts 1.6 metres high, possibly to support the roof. Entrance is marked by an orthostat 1.2 metres high. (20/4/1953)
Remains are probably those of small barn or crofters cottage with no evidence of great age. (3/11/1953)


Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England, 1985, Aerial Photograph Project (Interpretation). SDV319854.

Not visible on Royal Air Force or National Monuments Record aerial photographs.


Ordnance Survey, 2015, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV357601.

Remains of the building are depicted on the modern map.


Newman , P., 2015, Rippon Tor Premier Archaeological Landscape, Dartmoor National Park, Devon, 49 (Report - Survey). SDV359145.

A ruined stone outbuilding at New House
Foundations of a ruined granite outbuilding, or barn, built against the south-west side of an enclosure wall 290 metres south-west of New House. Three granite posts used to support the roof survive in situ. Condition is stable. SX73949 75310

Sources / Further Reading

SDV298448Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. 1953. SX77NW51. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
SDV319854Interpretation: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. 1985. Aerial Photograph Project. Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England Aerial Photograph P. Cartographic.
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV349431Cartographic: Devon County Council. 1838-1848. Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Map. Digital.
SDV357601Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2015. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #102556 ]
SDV359145Report - Survey: Newman , P.. 2015. Rippon Tor Premier Archaeological Landscape, Dartmoor National Park, Devon. South-West Landscape Investigations. A4 Bound + Digital. 49.

Associated Monuments

MDV26971Related to: Field system with ruined buildings east of Blackslade Mire (Monument)
MDV7454Related to: Newhouse, Blackslade Moor (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV6836 - Rippon Tor Premier Archaeological Landscape survey

Date Last Edited:Feb 19 2018 9:25AM