MDE20622 - New House Farm, Challacombe (Monument)


The building is shown on historic mapping and was once the village Post Office.

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Full Description

The building is shown on the 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map, but is not labelled. [1] The building is labelled as a Post Office on the 2nd Edition Ordnance Survey map. [2] By 1963, the Post Office had moved to its new location at SS 6935 4104. The original Post Office building is shown but not labelled. [3] The building is labelled as New House Farm on the modern Ordnance Survey mapping. [4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500. 1889.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-1907. County Series, 2nd Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500. 1904.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. Various. Ordnance Survey Map (Scale / Date) . 1:10560/1962-3.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap.



Grid reference Centred SS 6938 4097 (12m by 11m)
Map sheet SS64SE

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Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 31563
  • Devon SMR: SS64SE/163

Record last edited

Apr 30 2018 11:58AM


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