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Gate Piers, Gates, Walls and Terraces Immediately North and East of Flete

A Grade I Listed Building in Holbeton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.3467 / 50°20'47"N

Longitude: -3.9296 / 3°55'46"W

OS Eastings: 262804

OS Northings: 51417

OS Grid: SX628514

Mapcode National: GBR Q6.VQCB

Mapcode Global: FRA 28N3.WDP

Entry Name: Gate Piers, Gates, Walls and Terraces Immediately North and East of Flete

Listing Date: 19 July 1984

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107777

English Heritage Legacy ID: 100394

Location: Holbeton, South Hams, Devon, PL21

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Holbeton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text

Gate piers, gates,
walls and terraces
immediately north and
east of Flete


Two pairs of gate piers and forecourt and terrace walls to Flete House qv. 1878 by
R. Norman Shaw. Pair of large ashlar gate piers in front of entrance with fluting in
fielded panels, moulded cornices, caps with Vitruvian scroll friezes, and ball
finials Wrought-iron gates with elaborate overthrow. Low forecourt walls either
side with moulded saddle-back coping, around forecourt with pedestrian gateway to
lower terrace on east side with four-centred moulded arch between gate piers which
have ball finials. The terrace to the east of the house has stone revetments with
weathered buttresses and saddle-back coping, and overlooks the park to the east
through which flows the River Erme.
Included as Grade I as part of Norman Shaw's overall design.

Listing NGR: SX6280451417

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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