MEM23160 - Combe Park Farm (Building)

Summary

The bungalow attached to this farmstead first appears on aerial photographs dating from shortly after the Second World War.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

The site is not shown on the 2nd Edition Ordnance Survey map. [1] The Royal Air Force 1946-8 aerial photographs show the house on the eastern side of the site, at SS 7351 4774, had been constructed by this time. The rest of the site is clear at this time. [2] The farmstead has grown to the east of the house, which is a bungalow. The buildings are all modern. [3,4] The farmstead was visited in January 1997 and noted to be 20th Century in date. [5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-1907. County Series, 2nd Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <2> Aerial photograph: Royal Air Force. 1946 -1948. Vertical Aerial Photography.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap.
  • <4> Website: Google. 2014 -. Google Maps. Street View, 11 December 2014.
  • <5> Report: Schofield, J.. 1997. Exmoor Farmsteads: An evaluation of old steadings within Exmoor National Park. Farm reference 124.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 7350 4774 (80m by 63m) (MasterMap)
Map sheet SS74NW
Civil Parish LYNTON AND LYNMOUTH, NORTH DEVON, DEVON

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor Farmsteads Survey 1996-1997 (4): 124

Record last edited

Mar 13 2018 3:51PM

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