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Wall and Pair of Gate Piers Adjoining South East of Old Postern

A Grade II Listed Building in Dartington, Devon

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Latitude: 50.4514 / 50°27'5"N

Longitude: -3.7097 / 3°42'35"W

OS Eastings: 278714

OS Northings: 62684

OS Grid: SX787626

Mapcode National: GBR QL.L0MS

Mapcode Global: FRA 373V.QKD

Entry Name: Wall and Pair of Gate Piers Adjoining South East of Old Postern

Listing Date: 26 April 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1108356

English Heritage Legacy ID: 101039

Location: Dartington, South Hams, Devon, TQ9

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Dartington

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Dartington St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

12/126 Wall and pair of gate-piers
adjoining SE of Old Postern


Garden wall adjoining Old Postern (qv), with gateway arch and pair of
adjoining gate-piers C19 wall and gate-piers with re-set C16 doorway arch
and jambs. Local limestone rubble wall, limestone ashlar gate-piers and
granite re-set doorway frame.
Section of wall about 10 metres long with rough stone capping and with C16
4-centred arch doorway through with double roll moulding and covered stops;
the arch is rebated for a door but the jambs are not. At the south end a
pair of early to and C19 limestone ashlar gate-piers, one attached to end
of wall, the other attached to the coachhouse, stable and barn range (qv);
the gate-piers have chamfered plinths and caps with coved cornices.

Listing NGR: SX7871462684

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

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