MDE20638 - Post-medieval or modern gateway and bank between West and North Challacombe (Monument)

Summary

A disused post-medieval or modern gateway, with a small scarp that extends for 20 metres from close to the gateway.

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Full Description

A disused post-medieval or modern gateway on the boundary between the West Challacombe and North Challacombe properties with flanking stone walls. A small scarp extends for approximately 20 metres from close to the gateway at SS 5881 4762 to the southwest. The bank is 0.3 metres high and may relate to a former field boundary although it is not shown on the historic maps. [1]

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Report: Berry, N.. 2002. Archaeological and Historic Landscape Survey of West Challacombe Farm, Combe Martin, Devon. National Trust SMR Number 100928 and 100929.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 5881 4761 (21m by 34m) (Estimated from sources)
Map sheet SS54NE
Civil Parish COMBE MARTIN, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

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Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 65809
  • Devon SMR: SS54NE/187
  • National Trust HER Record: MNA148460
  • National Trust HER Record: MNA148461

Record last edited

Aug 17 2020 12:03PM

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