This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 50.5724 / 50°34'20"N
Longitude: -4.1462 / 4°8'46"W
OS Eastings: 248119
OS Northings: 76943
OS Grid: SX481769
Mapcode National: GBR NW.F8TR
Mapcode Global: FRA 276K.8HP
Entry Name: Kitchen Garden Walls with 2 Pairs of Gate Piers and Gates and Steps About 5m West of Kilworthy House
Listing Date: 23 January 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1105734
English Heritage Legacy ID: 94033
Location: Tavistock, West Devon, Devon, PL19
District: West Devon
Civil Parish: Tavistock
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
1818/3/133 Kitchen garden walls, with 2 pairs of
23-JAN-87 gate- piers, gates and steps about 5m
west of Kilworthy House
Kitchen garden walls, 2 pairs of gate-piers, gates and steps. C18, with mid C19
gates. Granite rubble, cast iron gates. Walls enclose a rectangular area about 1/2 acre, about 3 metres high on the side of Kilworthy House (qv) to east, decreasing in height to west with the slope of the ground. To east, walls in coursed rubble on the outside, random rubble inside, pair of gate-piers approached by a flight of steps; gate-piers about 4 metres high, square section, with cornice and shaped top, cast iron gates with knob and urn finials and diagonal braces. Second pair of smaller piers in west range of wall, in line with main entrance, of similar design, about 2 metres high. Gateway in south wall with segmental stone arch, its keystone with carved mask, said to have come from Tavistock Abbey.
Listing NGR: SX4811976943
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Other nearby listed buildings