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Churchyard Walls on South and East Sides Including South Gate of the Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Whimple, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7668 / 50°46'0"N

Longitude: -3.3565 / 3°21'23"W

OS Eastings: 304430

OS Northings: 97233

OS Grid: SY044972

Mapcode National: GBR P5.853P

Mapcode Global: FRA 37V1.XW2

Entry Name: Churchyard Walls on South and East Sides Including South Gate of the Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 24 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1163164

English Heritage Legacy ID: 86989

Location: Whimple, East Devon, Devon, EX5

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Whimple

Built-Up Area: Whimple

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Whimple St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

WHIMPLE THE SQUARE,
SY 0497-0597
10/230 Churchyard walls on south and east
- sided including south gate of the
Church of St Mary
GV II

Churchyard walls and gate. Probably 1845, contemporary with the Church rebuild;
parts may be older. Snecked volcanic stone with ashlar coping. The churchyard is
built up as a terrace above The square. The walls revet the terrace. On the south-
east corner the wall follows the sinuous course of the road as it returns from the
south side to the east side. South gate, at the base of a flight of granite steps,
has square section piers of lightly rusticated ashlar and has granite pyramid caps.
Probably late C19 wrought iron gates richly ornamented with scrolls.


Listing NGR: SY0443097233

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