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HER Number:MDV74907
Name:Boundary Wall of St Barnabas Church, 33 Newcomen Road, Dartmouth

Summary

Front boundary wall of St Barnabas Church, part of the 1884 improvement of the church. Low coped wall with terminal piers each end and central gate piers, with cast-iron lamp standards and later low iron gates.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 878 510
Map Sheet:SX85SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishDartmouth
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishST.SAVIOURS

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 387308

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1855-1895, First Edition 1:500 Town Map (Cartographic). SDV338879.

The 1855-95 town map shows a letter box against the wall on the northern side of the entrance steps.


Department of National Heritage, 1994, Dartmouth, 183 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV157498.

Front boundary walls with central gateway. Part of the 1884 improvement of the church by George H Birch, architect. Snecked limestone with ashlar coping and piers. Low coped wall with terminal piers each end and central gate piers of square section, caps with low gables on all 4 sides. Gate piers with cast-iron lamp standards and later (Italian) low iron gates, originals thought to be lost to 1914-18 war effort: these were much larger and were in proportion to stone pillars. Included for group value.


Ordnance Survey, 2009, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV341569.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV157498List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of National Heritage. 1994. Dartmouth. Historic Houses Register. A4 Comb Bound. 183.
SDV338879Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1855-1895. First Edition 1:500 Town Map. First Edition 1:500 Town Map. Map (Digital).
SDV341569Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2009. MasterMap. MasterMap. Digital. [Mapped feature: #102128 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV74906Related to: St Barnabas Church, 33 Newcomen Road, Dartmouth (Building)
MDV104570Related to: St. Barnabus Churchyard, Dartmouth (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jul 24 2013 10:32AM