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HER Number:MDV67873
Name:Kitchen Garden Walls at Kingsnympton Park


itchen garden walls north-north-east of Kings Nympton Park, probably late 18th or early 19th century.


Grid Reference:SS 673 197
Map Sheet:SS61NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishKing's Nympton
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishKINGS NYMPTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS61NE/12/3
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 97302

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • GARDEN WALL (XVIII to XIX - 1701 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

EH, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV6015.

The kitchen garden 150m to the north east of 'kings nympton park' house was designed by james buller in 1744. Features include a monumental garden, vinery + circular pool. The cob + stone walls were listed in 1952 (eh).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV74971.

Des=english heritage/(21/10/2003)/lbs no 97302.

Ordnance Survey, 2015, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV357601.

English Heritage, 2015, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV357602.

Kitchen garden walls north-north-east of Kings Nympton Park. Kitchen garden walls at country house. Probably late C18 or early C19. Cob with stone rubble base. Corrugated iron sheet capping probably replaces thatch capping. Flat buttresses at intervals on the outside of the walls. The walls enclose a large rectangular, almost square, kitchen garden on a sloping site north-north east of Kings Nympton Park (house) q.v.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV357601Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2015. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #98732 ]
SDV357602National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2015. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital.
SDV6015Migrated Record: EH.
SDV74971Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments

MDV67874Part of: King's Nympton Park (Park/Garden)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Feb 18 2015 12:09PM