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HER Number:MDV78029
Name:Owley farmstead, Ugborough


Historic farmstead probably dating to at least the late 16th century at Owley, Ugborough. First depicted on the late 19th century historic maps. Included in Dartmoor National Park Authority survey.


Grid Reference:SX 676 597
Map Sheet:SX65NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishUgborough
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishUGBOROUGH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMSTEAD (XVI to XXI - 1570 AD to 2011 AD (Between))

Full description

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

'Owley' farm depicted on the First Edition Ordnance Survey map with range of buildings pretty much as they appear today. The farm does not appear on the mid-19th century Tithe Map.

Dartmoor National Park Authority, 1993 - 1997, Dartmoor National Park Authority Farmstead Survey 1993-1997 (Report - Survey). SDV344544.

Farmstead included in survey. Visited on 21/09/1995. Despite not being depicted on the 1840s Tithe Map, the farmhouse at Owley is though to be late 16th century in origin.

Ordnance Survey, 2011, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV346129.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV344544Report - Survey: Dartmoor National Park Authority. 1993 - 1997. Dartmoor National Park Authority Farmstead Survey 1993-1997. dartmoor National Park Authority. Mixed Archive Material.
SDV346129Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2011. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #104944 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV38035Parent of: Barn and shippon west of Owley Farmhouse (Building)
MDV38036Parent of: Barn north of Owley Farmhouse (Building)
MDV3021Parent of: BUTTER WELL in the Parish of Ugborough (Monument)
MDV38037Parent of: Granary south-south-west of Owley Farmhouse (Building)
MDV3020Parent of: Owley Farmhouse, Ugborough (Building)
MDV80625Related to: Flint found at Owley Farm, Ugborough (Find Spot)
MDV2952Related to: Owlet cottages, Ugborough (Building)
MDV2951Related to: Owley Cottage, Ugborough (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Nov 4 2014 12:10PM