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HER Number:MDV81848
Name:Farmhouse, Dulcis Farm


A farmhouse dated 1815 with the initials HTM on the south wall.


Grid Reference:SY 267 995
Map Sheet:SY29NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishKilmington
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishKILMINGTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOUSE (Unknown date)
  • FARMHOUSE (XIX - 1815 AD to 1815 AD (Throughout))

Full description

Devon and Somerset County Councils, 2000-2002, Historic Farmsteads Database, BH135H (Machine readable data file). SDV349681.

A square, two-storied house with a symmetrical, three windowed front. Chert, brick dressings; Limestone; Rubble stone walls. The house incorporates some limestone ashlar and beerstone keystones. Slate. House, no longer a farmhouse

Thorp, J., 2003, Dulcis Farm, BH135002 (Ground Photograph). SDV351893.

Thorp, J., 2003, Dulcis Farm, BH135018, BH135021-BH135023 (Un-published). SDV351894.

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

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

Farmhouse. Dated 1815 with initials HTM on south wall. Stone rubble house, square in plan. Thatched hipped roof. Two storeys. Three bay east elevation. Sash windows in red brick surrounds, with flat arches and keystones. Central round-arched doorway with panelled reveals, panelled door and semi-circular fanlight. Brick chimney stacks on side walls.

Interior: contemporary staircase with stick balusters and handrail ramped up to turned newels.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV349681Machine readable data file: Devon and Somerset County Councils. 2000-2002. Historic Farmsteads Database. BH135H.
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: #108177 ]
SDV351893Ground Photograph: Thorp, J.. 2003. Dulcis Farm. Blackdown Hills Historic Farmstead Survey. Digital. BH135002.
SDV351894Un-published: Thorp, J.. 2003. Dulcis Farm. Blackdown Hills Historic Farmstead Survey. Digital. BH135018, BH135021-BH135023.

Associated Monuments

MDV11223Part of: Dulcis Farm, Kilmington (Building)
MDV104732Related to: Double-Fronted Cattleshed, Dulcis Farm (Building)
MDV104729Related to: Pound House and Threshing Barn, Dulcis Farm (Building)
MDV104713Related to: The Old Farmhouse, Dulcis Farm (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Aug 15 2013 10:52AM