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HER Number:MDV79159
Name:Barn at Ford Barn deserted medieval settlement


Well-built post medieval structure; part of the deserted medieval site at Ford Barn.


Grid Reference:SX 609 618
Map Sheet:SX66SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishCornwood
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishCORNWOOD

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old SAM County Ref: 889

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BUILDING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

Griffiths, D. M., 1986, Ford Barn deserted medieval settlement (Worksheet). SDV155369.

Building D is well-built with stone walls with mortar bonding. Either this building or Building G appear to have been the last to be used on the site. This structure seems to be a barn, rather than a domestic dwelling. The entrance is located centrally in the southern wall. This structure is post-medieval.

Ordnance Survey, 2010, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV344030.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV155369Worksheet: Griffiths, D. M.. 1986. Ford Barn deserted medieval settlement. Worksheet. Digital.
SDV344030Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2010. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #105960 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV4339Part of: Ford Barn Deserted Medieval Settlement, Cornwood (Monument)
MDV79160Related to: Building at Ford Barn deserted medieval settlement (Building)
MDV79158Related to: Building at Ford Barn deserted medieval settlement (Building)
MDV79156Related to: Longhouse at Ford Barn, deserted medieval settlement (Building)
MDV79154Related to: Longhouse, Ford Barn deserted medieval settlement (Building)
MDV79162Related to: Post medieval building at Ford Barn settlement (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Feb 19 2018 4:20PM