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HER Number:MDV80925
Name:Foxhill Farm, Uffculme


Foxhill Farm marked on 1880s-1890s 25 inch Ordnance Survey map. The core of the farmstead comprises the 19th century farmhouse and farm buildings ranged around four sides of a yard.


Grid Reference:ST 106 114
Map Sheet:ST11SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishUffculme
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishUFFCULME

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMSTEAD (XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

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

The farmstead is depicted.

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

Foxhill Farm is marked on the 1880s-1890s 25 inch Ordnance Survey map comprising buildings ranged around four sides of a rectangular yard.

Clements, H. A., 1994, Survey of Farmsteads in the Devon Part of the Blackdown Hills, Annotated plan and photos (Report - Survey). SDV344050.

Foxhill Farm, a 19th century farmstead, is a good example of a courtyard plan. The farm buildings include a coach house and stables forming the north-west range and a barn adjacent to the farmhouse. Both the coach house and barn are considered to be in fair condition (B.A.R. 3.2.4).

Devon and Somerset County Councils, 2000-2002, Historic Farmsteads Database, BH184 (Machine readable data file). SDV349681.

No information supplied.

Burley, N., 2013, Foxhill Farm, Blackborough, Uffculme: Heritage Appraisal (Report - non-specific). SDV354399.

The buildings are part of a comprehensive farmyard reconstruction of an historic farm site undertaken at sometime in between 1839 and 1889, and are believed to have originally been a pair of open fronted linhays, a barn, a milking parlour, stables and a piggery, all around a central yard. The yard is still clearly discernible as an extensive complex built at the same time as the farmhouse. While the buildings have been altered, they generally retain the appearance of working farm buildings, and the farmstead as a whole is a good example of mid to late 19th century construction.

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

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV344050Report - Survey: Clements, H. A.. 1994. Survey of Farmsteads in the Devon Part of the Blackdown Hills. A4 Comb Bound + Digital. Annotated plan and photos.
SDV349431Cartographic: Devon County Council. 1838-1848. Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Map. Digital.
SDV349681Machine readable data file: Devon and Somerset County Councils. 2000-2002. Historic Farmsteads Database. BH184.
SDV350786Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2013. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #107717 ]
SDV354399Report - non-specific: Burley, N.. 2013. Foxhill Farm, Blackborough, Uffculme: Heritage Appraisal. Heritage Vision Ltd. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV82824Parent of: Fox Hill Farmhouse, Fox Hill Farm (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4655 - Survey of Farmsteads in the Blackdown Hills

Date Last Edited:Aug 17 2017 10:31AM