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Garden Retaining Wall Running West-South-West to East-North-East Approximately 35m North-West of Buckland Abbey

A Grade II Listed Building in Buckland Monachorum, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.4812 / 50°28'52"N

Longitude: -4.1348 / 4°8'5"W

OS Eastings: 248634

OS Northings: 66771

OS Grid: SX486667

Mapcode National: GBR NW.M5R9

Mapcode Global: FRA 277S.DYS

Entry Name: Garden Retaining Wall Running West-South-West to East-North-East Approximately 35m North-West of Buckland Abbey

Listing Date: 26 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1163489

English Heritage Legacy ID: 92641

Location: Buckland Monachorum, West Devon, Devon, PL20

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Buckland Monachorum

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text

BUCKLAND MONACHORUM BUCKLAND-ABBEY
SX 46 NE
3/122 Garden retaining wall running
west-south-west to east-north-east
approximately 35m north-west of
Buckland Abbey

GV II

Garden retaining wall, originally formed part of the Abbey curtilage. Probably
medieval although the crenellation may date from a later period. Stone rubble.
Irregular plan, probably truncated at either end; from the evidence of several
arches and the original likely layout of the abbey buildings it seems probable that
this wall formed the curtilage wall to the abbey church adjoining buildings. The
stone arches are irregularly placed, of varying sizes and appear to be original.
The leanto rubble buttresses are C20.


Listing NGR: SX4863266771

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