The settlement / farmstead is recorded as being possibly of medieval origin, but most likely 18th and 19th century in date. It comprises of a well-preserved two-roomed rectangular structure with two external annexes and an attached yard and fields. In the immediate area there are at least 2 fields and a tin openwork. This farmstead may be Hentor Cottage, the residence of a farm labourer in the 19th century. It has also been known as Shavercombe Foot farmstead.
September 5, 2021