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HER Number:MDV78114
Name:Lower Cheston, Ugborough

Summary

Historic farmstead dating to at least the early 17th century, maybe earlier. Depicted on the mid-19th century Tithe Map and included in Dartmoor National Park Authority survey.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 683 583
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 (XVIII to XIX - 1750 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

1840, Tithe Map (Cartographic). SDV339770.

Farmstead depicted on the Tithe Map, with many of the same buildings as existing.


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

Farmstead included in survey. Visited on 18/09/1995. Farmhouse is thought to be early 17th century (although could be even earlier). The remaining farm buildings date to between the 18th and 19th centuries.


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

'Lower Cheston' depicted on the modern mapping.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV339770Cartographic: 1840. Tithe Map. Tithe Map and Apportionment. Map (Paper).
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: #105029 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV3016Parent of: Farmhouse at Lower Cheston, Ugborough (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Aug 19 2011 3:58PM