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Gateway and Steps Circa 15 Metres South of Old Traine East and West

A Grade II Listed Building in Modbury, Devon

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Latitude: 50.3517 / 50°21'5"N

Longitude: -3.8839 / 3°53'2"W

OS Eastings: 266067

OS Northings: 51890

OS Grid: SX660518

Mapcode National: GBR Q9.7B1V

Mapcode Global: FRA 28R3.GPX

Entry Name: Gateway and Steps Circa 15 Metres South of Old Traine East and West

Listing Date: 26 January 1967

Last Amended: 25 January 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1108039

English Heritage Legacy ID: 99755

Location: Modbury, South Hams, Devon, PL21

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Modbury

Built-Up Area: Modbury

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Modbury St George

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 65 SE
Gateway and steps c15m
south of Old Traine East
25.1.67 and West (previously
listed as Arch at Old


Gateway, gates, walls and steps. Possibly C16. Rubble, dressed granite archway
and steps. Section of wall c4 m wide and 4.5m high to flat top with slate
coping; wall stepped down c.1 m to either side and continued, right to pro-
jecting outbuilding, and left to full width of main building, returned to the
west end of the lane. Centred in higher section an opening in dressed granite
with broad chamfer to stopped plinth blocks and 4-centred arch, set flush with
Wall and containing pair of decorative wrought iron gates. Gate approached by
set of 7 steps in pyramid; to left, attached to lower wall section, a mounting
block. The wall and gateway enclose the frontage to the main manor house, now
two dwellings (qv East and West Cottage), and may have been re-set and rebuilt
using the original material. Approach yard is in cobbles.

Listing NGR: SX6606751890

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

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