MEM22142 - Late 18th or 19th Century barn southeast of Hillview, Bossington (Building)


A small stone built barn, which appears on the Bossington title map and is probably late 18th Century.

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Full Description

A small barn appears on the tithe map, and is probably late 18th century. [1] Two farm buildings probably date to the mid 19th Century. They appear to be redundant in terms of agricultural use. [2] The barn is shown on the Tithe Map for Porlock. [3] It is also shown on the 25 inch 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map, with several small extensions, [4] The barn is visible on the 2022 MasterMap data. [5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Fisher, J.. 2003. Bossington & West Lynch Conservation Area Character Appraisal. p10.
  • <2> Report: Pratt, N. and Thurlow, T.. 2019. Bossington and West Lynch Conservation Area: appraisal document. Exmoor National Park Authority. p 17, 40, Figure 43.
  • <3> Map: Cox, J. W.C.. 1841. Porlock Tithe Map and Apportionment. 13.3 inches : 1 mile.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1854-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <5> Map: Ordnance Survey. 2022. MasterMap data. 1:2,500.

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Other Statuses/References

  • Coastal Risk 2014: Flood Zone 3 fluvial
  • Local List Status (Proposed)
  • National Trust HER Record: MNA141020



Grid reference Centred SS 897 479 (11m by 13m) MasterMap
Map sheet SS84NE

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Record last edited

Jul 28 2022 10:04AM


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