MDE21176 - 19th Century field barn east of West Challacombe (Building)


A field barn set in the northwest corner of the field. It appears to date to the mid to late 19th Century.

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A field barn set in the northwest corner of the field. It is shown on the 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map but not on the 1843 Combe Martin Tithe Map. The coursed stone rubble building is 6.8 metres by 4 metres by 4 metres high at the front and 2 metres high at the rear. It has a slate roof and was restored in 2002. [1-3] The building is shown on the 2020 MasterMap data but is not labelled. [4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Map: 1843. Combe Martin Tithe Map and Apportionment.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500. 1889.
  • <3> Report: Berry, N.. 2002. Archaeological and Historic Landscape Survey of West Challacombe Farm, Combe Martin, Devon. P. 12 and National Trust SMR Number 100934.
  • <4>XY Map: Ordnance Survey. 2020. MasterMap data. 1:2,500. [Mapped feature: #38702 ]



Grid reference Centred SS 5897 4753 (6m by 4m) (MasterMap)
Map sheet SS54NE

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Other Statuses/References

  • Devon SMR Monument ID: 65812
  • Devon SMR: SS54NE/190
  • National Trust HER Record: MNA148466

Record last edited

Dec 14 2020 1:34PM


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