MEM22460 - Bowden Cottage, Withycombe (Building)

Summary

A small farm or cottage with outbuildings shown on the Withycombe Tithe Map. A cottage on the same site was largely destroyed by fire in May 2013 during extension and renovation works.

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Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A small farm comprising a house with two farm buildings to the south is shown on the Withycombe Tithe Map in land parcel 331. The accompanying Apportionment describes the parcel as "House Barn Barton and Garden", owned by Sir Thomas Dyke Acland and occupied by Charles Hagley. [1] A barn, at SS 99982 40557, is still extant but the other farm building at SS 99993 40559 was removed from the site after the 2nd Edition Ordnance Survey map was produced. [2-4] The house on the same site was largely destroyed by fire in May 2013 during extension and renovation works. [5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1>XY Map: 1840. Withycombe Tithe Map and Apportionment. Land parcel 331. [Mapped feature: #43450 ]
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-1907. County Series, 2nd Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey. 2016. MasterMap.
  • <5> Verbal communication: Various. Various. Oral Information. Shirley Blaylock, 5 December 2013.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9996 4055 (77m by 96m) (Historic mapping)
Map sheet SS94SE
Civil Parish WITHYCOMBE, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET
County SOMERSET

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Record last edited

Jan 22 2020 4:33PM

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