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Lower Gate Piers to South of Newton Ferrers and Adjoining Garden Walls

A Grade I Listed Building in St. Mellion, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.4687 / 50°28'7"N

Longitude: -4.3312 / 4°19'52"W

OS Eastings: 234655

OS Northings: 65800

OS Grid: SX346658

Mapcode National: GBR NM.MWV5

Mapcode Global: FRA 17TT.GF6

Entry Name: Lower Gate Piers to South of Newton Ferrers and Adjoining Garden Walls

Listing Date: 26 November 1985

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140813

English Heritage Legacy ID: 61419

Location: St. Mellion, Cornwall, PL17

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Mellion

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Mellion

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 36 NW
7/254 Lower Gate piers to south of Newton
Ferrers and adjoining garden walls

Entrance gate piers and=garden walls. Circa late C17 lower entrance piers to south of
Newton Ferrers House of granite ashlar. Square in section with tall plinths with
moulded bases and cornices, the sides of plinths have incised decoration of circle
within a lozenge. Chamfered rusticated shaft with moulded entablature and curved
neck with ball-finial. Below entablature heraldic arms. Right-hand pier with the de
Ferrers arms; a chevron between 3 escallops. Left-hand pier possibly with Coryton
arms; argent a saltire sable. Flanking garden stone rubble wall, ramped at juntion
with piers.
'Newton Ferrers, Cornwall, The Seat of Sir Digby Collins', Country Life, Jan 9, 1904,
page 54.

Listing NGR: SX3465665807

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