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Latitude: 51.0001 / 51°0'0"N
Longitude: -4.4102 / 4°24'36"W
OS Eastings: 230982
OS Northings: 125064
OS Grid: SS309250
Mapcode National: GBR K8.K6M5
Mapcode Global: FRA 16NG.MPH
Entry Name: Walls Enclosing Kitchen Gardens, with Gazebo and Cottage
Listing Date: 19 June 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1104498
English Heritage Legacy ID: 91152
Location: Clovelly, Torridge, Devon, EX39
Civil Parish: Clovelly
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Clovelly All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
CLOVELLY CLOVELLY COURT
SS 32 SW
5/230 Walls enclosing kitchen gardens,
with gazebo and cottage.
Walls enclosing kitchen gardens. C18 or C19. Granite rubble. Two large contiguars
rectangular enclosures lying to south of Clovelly Court (q.v.) and the parish
church (q.v.); at the south-west corner a cottage, and half way along north wall
a dormer house. Walls generally about 4 m high to saddle-back coping formed in
slate or stone. Wall to west, an approach path to church, has pair of doors to
segmental head, and central cross wall dividing the two contained spaces has two
pointed arch doorways. Adjoining the churchyard the coping in series of stops.
On side towards house at half-way point a small summerhouse with glazed walls
in small paned, with hipped slate roof on broad coved cornice; from its north
side a wall runs up towards south front of house, flanking east side of churchyard.
The long walk to the field away from the house is swept up at the centre to a
short length of horizontal coping, and a small door gives access to the east half
of the enclosure. The former gardeners cottage partly restored part rubble, to
slate roof to church part double gate, deep set door and small margin bar sash;
towards gardens 2+1 windows in 2 storeys; small-pane casements left, margin bar
sashes, one in half-dormer, right. Outer wall 1+2 windows, and lower roof over
continuation of main wall flush with front of cottage. An important large-scale
adjacent to the main house.
Listing NGR: SS3098525061
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