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HER Number:MDV69855
Name:Gate Piers to Bowringsleigh at Heddeswell Cross


Gate piers to Bowringsleigh and short section of wall to either side, late 17th or early 18th century.


Grid Reference:SX 719 438
Map Sheet:SX74SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishWest Alvington
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishWEST ALVINGTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX74SW/12/6
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 100878

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • GATE PIER (XVII to XVIII - 1601 AD to 1800 AD (Between))

Full description

GetMapping, 2010, GetMapping 2010 aerial photographs (Aerial Photograph). SDV351585.

Map object based on this source.

Ordnance Survey, 2014, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV355681.

Map object based on this source.

English Heritage, 2014, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV355683.

Gate Piers to Bowringsleigh at SX 719439 (Heddeswell Cross - West Alvington road). Gate piers and adjoining wall. Late C17 or early C18. Coursed squared slatestone. Square piers with moulded plinth, ogee cornice and 2 decreasing courses above with shaped neck and ball finial. Short section of wall to either side has plinth continuing along it.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV351585Aerial Photograph: GetMapping. 2010. GetMapping 2010 aerial photographs. Getmapping. Photograph (Digital).
SDV355681Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.
SDV355683National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2014. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Website.

Associated Monuments

MDV62942Part of: Parkland and Gardens at Bowringsleigh (Park/Garden)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Feb 5 2014 9:53AM