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HER Number:MDV105892
Name:Ashton Manor Gardens

Summary

South of Ashton Manor are formal gardens stretching down to a stream, to the north and east is a lake and many mature trees.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 847 843
Map Sheet:SX88SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishAshton
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishASHTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • GARDEN (XIX to XX - 1892 AD to 2000 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1904 - 1906, Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map (Cartographic). SDV325644.

'Manor House' shown, with a long drive and trees to the north and north-east, and a stream to the east and south-east. Map object based on this source.


Devon Gardens Trust, 1999, Devon Local Register, 2 (Un-published). SDV170167.


GetMapping, 2010, GetMapping 2010 aerial photographs (Aerial Photograph). SDV351585.

Large house has formal gardens to the south and less formal gardens with stream and lake to the east. Map object based on this source.


Clark, J., 2013, Ashton Manor (Un-published). SDV356137.

Built in 1892, the Manor House is set in 80 acres of grounds. The manor is in a secluded setting behind a high laurel hedge. The long, straight entrance drive is parallel to the hedge. South of the house are formal gardens stretching down to a stream. There is a lake and many mature trees.


Devon Gardens Trust, 2013, Devon Gazetteer of Parks and Gardens of Local Interest (Reg/Local list of Historic Parks and Gdns). SDV354335.


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

Map object based on this source.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV170167Un-published: Devon Gardens Trust. 1999. Devon Local Register. Devon Local Register of Parks and Gardens of Local Historic Interest. A4 Stapled + Digital. 2.
SDV325644Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV351585Aerial Photograph: GetMapping. 2010. GetMapping 2010 aerial photographs. Getmapping. Photograph (Digital).
SDV354335Reg/Local list of Historic Parks and Gdns: Devon Gardens Trust. 2013. Devon Gazetteer of Parks and Gardens of Local Interest. Historic Parks and Gardens - Register and Local List. Digital.
SDV355681Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.
SDV356137Un-published: Clark, J.. 2013. Ashton Manor. Devon Local Register of Parks and Gardens of Local Historic Interest. Digital.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jun 5 2015 12:16PM