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Latitude: 51.0913 / 51°5'28"N
Longitude: -4.0806 / 4°4'50"W
OS Eastings: 254392
OS Northings: 134507
OS Grid: SS543345
Mapcode National: GBR KQ.CD2Z
Mapcode Global: FRA 26B7.J31
Entry Name: Eyecatcher Approximately 600 Metres South of Upcott House
Listing Date: 25 February 1965
Last Amended: 16 November 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1164017
English Heritage Legacy ID: 98249
Location: Pilton West, North Devon, Devon, EX31
District: North Devon
Civil Parish: Pilton West
Built-Up Area: Barnstaple
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Pilton with Ashford
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SS 53 SW WEST PILTON UPCOTT
approx 600 metres south of
Upcott House(formerly listed
- as Folly at Upcott)
Eyecatcher to be seen from Upcott House q.v. Circa 1800. Sham Gothic ruin, stone
rubble on rubble plinth. Large central opening with segmental brick arch with
moulded imposts and remains of brick features above. Blind loop patters of two
roundels to each side of central quatrefoil. Taller flanking walls resembling
towers break forward slightly, each with a pair of blocked roundels above and below
large blind quatrefoil. 3 brick crenellations to left, one remaining to right.
Low rubble wall curves away on west side.
Listing NGR: SS5439234507
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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