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HER Number:MDV30531
Name:Two Pairs of Gate Piers and Link Walls North of Wembury House


Early 19th century, two squat ashlar gate piers and two similar outer piers linked by low stone rubble quadrants.


Grid Reference:SX 532 494
Map Sheet:SX54NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishWembury
Civil ParishWembury
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishWEMBURY

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX54NW/5/7
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • GATE PIER (Built, XIX - 1801 AD to 1850 AD (Between))
  • WALL (Built, XIX - 1801 AD to 1850 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, 1984, SX54NW10 (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV148339.

OSA Card: DOE Listing Description 04/09/1984

Historic England, 2018, National Heritage List for England, 1169193 (National Heritage List for England). SDV360653.

Two Pairs of Gate Piers and Link Walls Approximately 230 Metres North North East of Wembury House
Grade: II
List Entry Number: 1169193
Date first listed: 19th July 1984

Two pairs of gate piers and linking walls. Early C19. Two squat ashlar gate piers, square on plan with moulded cornices and hemispherical caps. Two similar outer piers without hemispherical caps linked by low stone rubble quadrant walls.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV148339Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. 1984. SX54NW10. OSAD Card. Card Index + Digital.
SDV360653National Heritage List for England: Historic England. 2018. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital. 1169193.

Associated Monuments

MDV1733Part of: Wembury House (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Apr 4 2019 4:59PM