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HER Number:MDV72907
Name:Terrace Wall to the East & South of Mamhead House


19th century terrace wall at Mamhead House


Grid Reference:SX 930 810
Map Sheet:SX98SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishMamhead
Ecclesiastical ParishUNKNOWN

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old Listed Building Ref (II*)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Department of Environment, 1988, Mamhead (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV337182.

Terrace wall to terrace immediately to the south and east of Dawlish College (Mamhead House). Terrace wall, contemporary with Mamhead House (now Dawlish College), designed 1827-1833 by Anthony Salvin for Sir R.W. Newman, Bt.. Bathstone ashlar. Coped terrace wall, recessed in the centre on the east side, the left and right sections with buttresses with set-offs. Steps at the south east corner lead down to the gardens at the south and east of the house. Important to the setting of the Grade I house. Other details: LBS No 85976.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV337182List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1988. Mamhead. Historic Houses Register. Website.

Associated Monuments

MDV32495Part of: Mamhead Park (Park/Garden)
MDV10055Related to: Mamhead House (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Oct 21 2009 12:58PM