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HER Number:MDV72976
Name:Kitchen Garden Wall at Mamhead House


19th century kitchen garden wall to the southeast of Mamhead House


Grid Reference:SX 937 807
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

Ordnance Survey, 1880-1899, First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map (Cartographic). SDV336179.

Long narrow rectangular building shown on 19th century map along the north side of the wall recess.

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

Kitchen garden walls at Brinshill to the north, west and north west. Kitchen garden walls to the former kitchen garden to Mamhead House (q.v. Dawlish College). Early/mid 19th century. Brick. Tall brick garden walls, the wall immediately north of Brinshill ramped up in steps: stone urns suvive on the wall to the west and the wall immediately north of Brinshill. The kitchen garden originally contained glass-houses and a heated orchid house. Group value with Brinshill, the Palm House and walls to the terrace to the south. Other details: LBS No 85966.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV337182List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1988. Mamhead. Historic Houses Register. Website.

Associated Monuments

MDV72979Related to: Brinshill Cottage south-east of Mamhead House (Building)
MDV72981Related to: Garden wall to the southeast of Mamhead House (Building)
MDV10055Related to: Mamhead House (Building)
MDV32495Related to: Mamhead Park (Park/Garden)
MDV72980Related to: Palm House in Mamhead Park (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Oct 21 2009 11:25AM