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HER Number:MDV33884
Name:Gate piers and wall south-west of Great Bidlake

Summary

17th century gate piers, wall may be contemporary. Dressed granite and stone rubble to the wall with granite quoins and chamfered coping stones. The gate piers are towards the right-hand and approached from the house by granite steps. Tall square granite monolithic piers have coved cornice caps with ball finials set on a tapering neck.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 494 886
Map Sheet:SX48NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBridestowe
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBRIDESTOWE

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX48NE/17/3
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • GATE PIER (Constructed, XVI to XVII - 1600 AD to 1699 AD (Between))
  • WALL (Constructed, XVI to XVII - 1600 AD to 1699 AD? (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1987, Bridestowe, 39 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV338897.

Gate piers and garden wall immediately to south-west of Great Bidlake. Gate piers and garden wall.
17th century gate piers, wall may be contemporary. Dressed granite and stone rubble to the wall with granite quoins and chamfered coping stones. The gate piers are towards the right-hand and approached from the house by granite steps. Tall square granite monolithic piers have coved cornice caps with ball finials set on a tapering neck.


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

See designation record for detail.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV338897List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1987. Bridestowe. Historic Houses Register. A4 Spiral Bound. 39.
SDV360653National Heritage List for England: Historic England. 2018. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital. [Mapped feature: #19454 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV1624Part of: Great Bidlake farm Bridestowe (Monument)
MDV33880Related to: Gate piers and wall 45 metres south-west of Great Bidlake (Monument)
MDV33886Related to: Manor house at Great Bidlake, Bridestowe (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jul 26 2018 12:23PM