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HER Number:MDV86922
Name:Manor Farmhouse, Aylesbeare


Mid 19th century farmhouse.


Grid Reference:SY 051 921
Map Sheet:SY09SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishAylesbeare
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishAYLESBEARE

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMHOUSE (Built, XIX - 1850 AD to 1860 AD (Between))

Full description

Stoten, G., 2006, Ottery St Mary to Aylesbeare, Devon: Archaeology and Heritage Survey, 21, Gazetteer, Map 4 (Report - Survey). SDV347996.

Site 73. Manor Farmhouse. Heritage site of high significance. Potential for currently unrecorded archaeology low.

Ordnance Survey, 2015, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV357601.

Historic England, 2015, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV358087.

Manor Farmhouse. Farmhouse. Circa 1850-60. Plastered stone rubble or brick; stone rubble or brick stacks with plastered brick chimney shafts; slate roof. Double depth plan house facing south-west. Central entrance hall and stair flanked by front and back rooms all with end stacks, the 2 main rooms to the front and service rooms to the rear. 2 storeys with attics. Symmetrical 3-window front with end pilasters and pilasters between. The first floor windows are 2-light casements with glazing bars and margin panes. There is a hipped slate-roofed verandah across the front with solid end walls (the left end containing a flat arch). There are original French windows with glazing bars and margin panes either side of the central porch. This has a flat arch containing a 4- panel door and a fanlight with glazing bars. Each side has a lancet with Gothic- style glazing bars. There is a large central attic dormer with half-hipped roof containing a casement with glazing bars. The deep eaves are carried on a series of shaped brackets and the roof is half-hipped each end. The end walls have casements to the attic, and the rear has casements with glazing bars and a similar large attic dormer. Interior includes C19 joinery detail.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV347996Report - Survey: Stoten, G.. 2006. Ottery St Mary to Aylesbeare, Devon: Archaeology and Heritage Survey. Cotswold Archaeology Report. 05108. A4 Unbound + Digital. 21, Gazetteer, Map 4.
SDV357601Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2015. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #108775 ]
SDV358087National Heritage List for England: Historic England. 2015. National Heritage List for England. Website.

Associated Monuments

MDV15535Part of: Manor Farm, Aylesbeare (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV5440 - Archaeological Field Reconnaissance Survey, Ottery St Mary to Aylesbeare

Date Last Edited:Apr 13 2018 12:26PM