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Latitude: 50.953 / 50°57'10"N
Longitude: -4.091 / 4°5'27"W
OS Eastings: 253226
OS Northings: 119145
OS Grid: SS532191
Mapcode National: GBR KP.N9FK
Mapcode Global: FRA 26BL.D14
Plus Code: 9C2QXW35+6J
Entry Name: Gate Piers Approximately 3 Metres East of the East Lodge
Listing Date: 16 February 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1168112
English Heritage Legacy ID: 91873
Location: St. Giles in the Wood, Torridge, Devon, EX38
Civil Parish: St. Giles in the Wood
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: St Giles in the Wood St Giles
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
Tagged with: Gatepost
ST GILES STEVENSTONE PARK
SS 53 19 IN THE WOOD
23/224 Gate piers approximately 3 metres
- east of the East Lodge
Gateway to Stevenstone Park. Circa 1872-3, contemporary with the rebuilding of
Stevenstone House (q.v.) by the Honourable Mark George Kerr Rolle. Sandstone ashlar.
Tall gate piers flank the carriageway. They are square in section on chamfered
plinths and have moulded cornices surmounted by large limestone carvings of sitting
lions holding with one paw a shield carved with the Rolle arms. To left (south) is a
pedestrian walkway with a lower square-section pier with low pyramid cap. This still
contains the original wooden gate with decorative cross braces. The carriageway gate
is a C20 replacement.
Listing NGR: SS5322619145
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