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HER Number:MDV38258
Name:GATE in the Parish of Bow


Ornamental field gate to the south of Nymet Barton farmhouse


Grid Reference:SS 727 005
Map Sheet:SS70SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBow
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBOW

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS70SW/35/3
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • GATE (XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1986, Bow, 25 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV55706.

Field gate approx 100m south of Nymet Barton farmhouse. Field gate. Mid 19C by J Wright of Sandford. Cast and wrought iron. Field gate alongside entrance to drive of Nymet Barton farmhouse. The gate is hung on a thin plain iron post of circular section. 2-bay gate with horizontal rails of circular section. Each bay has straight cross braces with large circular bosses in the centre, the bosses with tudor rose motifs encircled by the legend 'Jas. Wright, Sandford'. End stiles carried onto top rail as ornamental scrolls and central upright surmounted by remains of a fleur-de-lys on bifurcated scroll.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV55706List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1986. Bow. Historic Houses Register. Comb Bound. 25.

Associated Monuments

MDV38260Related to: Nymet Barton farmhouse (Building)
MDV38259Related to: Nymet Barton farmstead (Building)
MDV16485Related to: Nymet Tracy (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM