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HER Number:MDV40543
Name:Gates to St. Mary's Churchyard, Hemyock


The cast iron double gates at the southern entrance to St. Marys church are flanked by coursed rubble sandstone piers with beerstone caps each surmounted by a single ball. The date, 1813, is set centrally in the gate overthrow.


Grid Reference:ST 135 132
Map Sheet:ST11SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishHemyock
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishHEMYOCK

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: ST11SW/1/7
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • GATE (XVIII to XXI - 1751 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1987, Hemyock, 31 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV36975.

Gates and gatepiers 20m south of church of St. Mary at the south entrance. Dated 1813. Coursed rubble sandstone piers of square section with moulded beer stone caps each surmounted by a single ball. Cast iron double gates with simple tracery design; intersecting tracery overthrow with ball finial. The date (1813) set centrally in overthrow.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV36975List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1987. Hemyock. Historic Houses Register. 31.

Associated Monuments

MDV1886Related to: St. Marys Church, Hemyock (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:May 20 2015 9:19AM