MSO11349 - Little Combe Farm, Luccombe (Monument)
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Type and Period (1)
- None recorded
Stoke Pero tithe map shows a small farm named Little Combe of 37 acres but the 1327 Lay Subsidy lists Alice de Litlecombe. [1,2] The buildings lay in a small sheltered hollow between the hilltop and the steep valley side.  The buildings are shown as Little Combe on the 1st and 2nd Edition Ordnance Survey map, in much the same form as shown on the Tithe Map. [4,5] All building remains have been destroyed and removed.  Nothing shown on the 1978 Ordnance Survey map. 
- <1> SSO667 Map: 1841. Stoke Pero Tithe Map and Apportionment.
- <2> SSO1039 Monograph: Dickenson, F.H.. 1889. Kirby's Quest for Somerset. Somerset Record Society. Series 3. 246.
- <3> SMO5308 Verbal communication: Various. Various. Oral Information or Staff Comments. M Aston, Somerset County Council, 30 July 1984.
- <4> SEM6703 Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
- <5> SEM7190 Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-1907. County Series, 2nd Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
- <6> SSO742 Article in serial: Aston, M. 1983. Deserted Farms on Exmoor and the Lay subsidy of 1327 in West Somerset. Proceedings of the Somerset Archaeology and Natural History Society. 127. 94.
- <7> SSO1444 Map: Ordnance Survey. 1978. 1:10,000 SS84SE.
|Grid reference||Centred SS 869 444 (101m by 108m)|
|Civil Parish||LUCCOMBE, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET|
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External Links (1)
- http://www.pastscape.org.uk/hob.aspx?hob_id=36079 (Pastscape entry: 36079)
- Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO7351
- National Monuments Record reference: SS 84 SE44
- National Park: Exmoor National Park
- Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 36079
- Site of Special Scientific Interest
- Somerset SMR PRN: 33705
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Jul 25 2018 4:17PM
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