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HER Number:MDV109864
Name:Kenwith Gardens

Summary

Remains of 18th century gardens and parkland, including an eighteenth-century gazebo.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 432 276
Map Sheet:SS42NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishAbbotsham
DistrictTorridge
Ecclesiastical ParishABBOTSHAM

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • GARDEN (XVIII to XIX - 1701 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

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

Landscaped gardens shown to the west and north-east of Kenwith. Map object based on this source.


Devon Gardens Trust, 1999, Devon Local Register, 80 (Un-published). SDV170167.


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


Clark, J., 2013, Kenwith (Un-published). SDV357866.

Eighteenth century parkland. The eighteenth-century gazebo seen in a 19th century engraving survives.


Ordnance Survey, 2015, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV357601.

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. 80.
SDV325644Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (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.
SDV357601Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2015. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.
SDV357866Un-published: Clark, J.. 2013. Kenwith. Devon Local Register of Parks and Gardens of Local Historic Interest. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV35695Parent of: Gazebo at Kenwith Castle Residential Home (Building)
MDV35694Related to: Kenwith Castle Residential Home (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4342 - Watching Brief at Kenwith Castle Residential Home
  • EDV4604 - Desk-Based Assessment of Kenwith Castle, Abbotsham

Date Last Edited:Feb 18 2015 8:50AM