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HER Number:MDV100175
Name:Gate-piers, walls and gates south of Sortridge Manor, Horrabridge


Gate-piers and walls. 17th and 18th century. Granite and slatestone rubble. Pair of late 17th century square granite monolith with chamfered plinth and cornices, tapered necks and ball finials.


Grid Reference:SX 506 709
Map Sheet:SX57SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishHorrabridge
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishPETER TAVY

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • GATE PIER (XVI to XVIII - 1600 AD to 1799 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 2014, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV355681.

English Heritage, 2014, National Heritage List for England, 1105766 (National Heritage List for England). SDV355683.

HORRABRIDGE SX 56 NW 7/7 Gate-piers, walls and gates about - 75m south of Sortridge Manor, GV II
Gate-piers and walls. C17 and C18. Granite and slatestone rubble. Pair of late C17 square granite monolith with chamfered plinth and cornices, tapered necks and ball finials (one not in place) overall about 2 metres high. Short quadrant walls sweep forward about 2 metres to rubble flanking terminal piers with square cut granite caps, tapered necking and ball finials are C18 additions. Cast iron gates with horizontal and curved bracing.
Listing NGR: SX5060670933

Sources / Further Reading

SDV355681Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #61341 ]
SDV355683National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2014. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Website. 1105766.

Associated Monuments

MDV76858Part of: Sortridge farmstead, Horrabridge (Monument)
MDV100173Related to: Gate-piers 10 metres south-east of Sortridge Manor, Horrabridge (Monument)
MDV3599Related to: Sortridge Manor, Horrabridge (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Feb 21 2014 3:09PM