MEM22879 - Bickham Farm (Monument)


Part of Bickham Manor, the farmstead includes a yard of mostly 19th Century buildings with some earlier features apparently reused.

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Full Description

The farm is depicted on the Tithe Map for Timberscombe. [1] The farmstead is also depicted on the 1st and 2nd Edition Ordnance Survey maps, in a similar configuration to the Tithe Map. [2,3] The farmstead was visited in 1997. It is described as a yard of mostly 19th Century rubble buildings but with some earlier features apparently reused. To the south is noted a plain 20th Century house and to the west was a converted barn. [4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Map: 1843. Timberscombe Parish Tithe Map and Apportionment.
  • <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> Report: Schofield, J.. 1997. Exmoor Farmsteads: An evaluation of old steadings within Exmoor National Park. Farm reference 338.



Grid reference Centred SS 9511 4178 (106m by 80m) (Historic mapping)
Map sheet SS94SE

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Record last edited

Jan 7 2020 5:08PM


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