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HER Number:MDV8032
Name:House north-east of Welstor House, Ashburton

Summary

Early or mid 19th century former farmhouse, probably belonging originally to the home farm of Welstor House; now a private house. Solid rendered walls; slate-hung at front. Slated roof. Two rendered chimneys on left gable wall; one on right gable wall. Double-fronted, double-depth plan.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 743 730
Map Sheet:SX77SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishAshburton
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishASHBURTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX77SW/59

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMHOUSE (XVIII to XIX - 1800 AD to 1850 AD (Between))

Full description

Worthy, C., 1875, Ashburton and its Neighbourhood, 46 (Monograph). SDV347162.

Welstor was the property of the Windeats in 16th century.


Amery, J. S., 1924, (Presidential Address) The Ashburton of past days: its manners, customs and inhabitants, 94, fig.1 (estimated 1923) (Article in Serial). SDV315287.

Welstor site of house pre-1605. There is a house or farm named Welstor tenement standing in this position on a map of part of Manor of Ashburton dated 1605.


Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, 1951, SX77SW25 (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV283417.

Present house is 19th century; no remains of original house survive (18/7/1951).


Ordnance Survey, 2013, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV350786.


English Heritage, 2013, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV350785.

SX77SW WELSTOR 849-1/1/244 House approximately 70m NE of Welstor House -GV II
Former Farmhouse, probably belonging originally to the home farm of Welstor House; now a private house. Early or mid 19th century. Solid rendered walls; slate-hung at front. Slated roof. Two rendered chimneys on left gable wall; one on right gable wall. Double-fronted, double-depth. Two storeys. Three windows wide. Half-glazed centre door with moulded lower panel; three-paned fanlight. Lean-to porch, almost certainly a later addition, approached by a flight of old stone steps. Six-paned sah windows. Boxed eaves-cornice. Left gable wall has doorway with corrugated iron porch. Pointed-arched window in each upper storey; each window has a pair of 6-paned wood casements with Gothic glazing bars in the window head.
SX74337303.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV283417Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. 1951. SX77SW25. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
SDV315287Article in Serial: Amery, J. S.. 1924. (Presidential Address) The Ashburton of past days: its manners, customs and inhabitants. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 56. Unknown. 94, fig.1 (estimated 1923).
SDV347162Monograph: Worthy, C.. 1875. Ashburton and its Neighbourhood. Ashburton and its Neighbourhood. Digital. 46.
SDV350785National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2013. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital.
SDV350786Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2013. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #107121 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV76933Related to: Welstor farmstead, Ashburton (Monument)
MDV93025Related to: Welstor House, Ashburton (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Feb 21 2017 12:16PM