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Gatehouse Approx 15M to Se of Weare Giffard Hall

A Grade I Listed Building in Weare Giffard, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9779 / 50°58'40"N

Longitude: -4.1854 / 4°11'7"W

OS Eastings: 246679

OS Northings: 122102

OS Grid: SS466221

Mapcode National: GBR KK.LPK2

Mapcode Global: FRA 263J.K7Z

Plus Code: 9C2QXRH7+4V

Entry Name: Gatehouse Approx 15M to Se of Weare Giffard Hall

Listing Date: 16 January 1952

Last Amended: 19 October 1988

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1105108

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91537

Location: Weare Giffard, Torridge, Devon, EX39

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Weare Giffard

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Weare Giffard Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Description


WEARE GIFFARD
SS4622
15/216 Gatehouse approx 15m
16.1.52 to SE of Weare
Giffard Hall.
(formerly listed as
Weare Giffard (house
and gatehouse).
GV. 1
Gatehouse. Late C15. Coursed slatestone rubble, with
crenellated parapet above plain string course. 2 storeys. Label
mould over late C15 two-light window with cinquefoiled
round-arched heads, flanked by relief-carved heraldic shields.
Hood mould over moulded basket-arched gateway; late C15 panelled
and studded double doors have relief-carved lozenges to each
panel and carved lions rampant at top. Similar windows, restored
in early C19, to each side wall. Rear: similar early C19 windows
above similar late C15 gateway. Interior: mid C19 panelled door
set in early C17 ovolo-moulded wood architrave.


Listing NGR: SS4667222100

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