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HER Number:MDV72910
Name:Terrace Steps & Urns to the South of Mamhead House


19th century terrace steps & urns to the south of Mamhead House


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

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old Listed Building Ref (II*)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

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

Terrace steps and urns in the formal garden to the south of Dawlish College (Mamhead House). Terrace steps and urns. Contemporary with Mamhead House (now Dawlish College), designed 1827-1833 by Anthony Salvin for Sir R.W. Newman, Bt.. Bathstone. 6 flights of steps, the upper flights to the south and west with flower pots in the shape of urns. Part of the formal garden south of Mamhead House and important to the setting of the house. Shown in one of Salvin's original drawings in the R.I.B.A. Drawings Collection. Other details: LBS No 85978.

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 31 2006 4:48PM