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HER Number:MDV81364
Name:Rosedown, Hartland

Summary

Rosedown is first documented in 1299.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 276 243
Map Sheet:SS22SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishHartland
DistrictTorridge
Ecclesiastical ParishHARTLAND

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • SETTLEMENT (XIV to XXI - 1301 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

Gover, J. E. B. + Mawer, A. + Stenton, F. M., 1931, The Place-Names of Devon: Part One, 75 (Monograph). SDV1312.


Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J., 2007, The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report, Survey No. 2197 (Report - Assessment). SDV339712.

Rosedown is first recorded as Rosdone in 1299. It had 1 one tenant in 1301 and in 1566. The 1886 Ordnance Survey map shows buildings to the north and south of the road. The modern map shows one building north of road with the name, and Rosedown Cott. to the south of the road. Other buildings are now separate dwellings.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV1312Monograph: Gover, J. E. B. + Mawer, A. + Stenton, F. M.. 1931. The Place-Names of Devon: Part One. The Place-Names of Devon: Part One. VIII. A5 Hardback. 75.
SDV339712Report - Assessment: Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J.. 2007. The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report. Exeter Archaeology Report. 06.22 (rev.1). A4 Stapled + Digital. Survey No. 2197. [Mapped feature: #49083 ]

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Feb 22 2012 3:23PM