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HER Number:MDV54851
Name:Slade Park


Landscaped park, 18th century, including terraces, hanging woods, formal and informal gardens.


Grid Reference:SX 599 584
Map Sheet:SX55NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishCornwood
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishCORNWOOD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX55NE/10/2

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • LANDSCAPE PARK (XVIII to XIX - 1701 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Devon Gardens Trust, 1995, Slade (Worksheet). SDV144516.

Slade. Original house 1211 and medieval hall. Landscaped park and terraces, 18th century. Hanging woods, railway viaduct, formal and informal gardens.

Devon Gardens Trust, 1999, Devon Local Register, 130 (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, A., 2013, Slade (Un-published). SDV358182.

In the gardens is an ancient hornbeam hedge reputedly dating from the time of Elizabeth I.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV144516Worksheet: Devon Gardens Trust. 1995. Slade. Devon County Sites and Monuments Register. A4 Single Sheet.
SDV170167Un-published: Devon Gardens Trust. 1999. Devon Local Register. Devon Local Register of Parks and Gardens of Local Historic Interest. A4 Stapled + Digital. 130.
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.
SDV358182Un-published: Clark, A.. 2013. Slade. Devon Local Register of Parks and Gardens of Local Historic Interest. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV47649Parent of: Fishpond in Slade Park (Monument)
MDV126164Parent of: Strip fields north of Slade Barton, Cornwood (Monument)
MDV18989Related to: Barn South-west of Slade (Building)
MDV1793Related to: Slade (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jul 26 2019 2:41PM