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Front Garden Walls, Gate, Gate Piers and Railings at the Old School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Churston-with-Galmpton, Torbay

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Latitude: 50.3914 / 50°23'29"N

Longitude: -3.5472 / 3°32'49"W

OS Eastings: 290117

OS Northings: 55757

OS Grid: SX901557

Mapcode National: GBR QW.1SBJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 38G0.FWT

Entry Name: Front Garden Walls, Gate, Gate Piers and Railings at the Old School House

Listing Date: 10 January 1975

Last Amended: 18 October 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195199

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383514

Location: Torbay, TQ5

County: Torbay

Electoral Ward/Division: Churston-with-Galmpton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Churston Ferrers St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


SX9055 ALSTON LANE, Churston Ferrers
1946-1/6/40 (East side)
10/01/75 Front garden walls, gate, gate piers
and railings at The Old School House
(Formerly Listed as:
ALSTON LANE, Churston Ferrers
Garden wall to Old School and School


Garden walls, gate, gate piers, and railings. 1864. The front
garden is enclosed by a low stone rubble wall with flat stone
coping. On it stands a low iron railing with uprights approx
1.8m apart supporting a horizontal rail; the uprights are
finished with a moulded finial, although this is missing in
several places. Facing Alston Lane are 2 pairs of square gate
piers with low pyramidal caps. The right-hand pair are of
ashlar, and support an iron gate with spear-head uprights,
alternately short and tall. Down the left side of the garden
runs a taller version of the front wall.

Listing NGR: SX9011455753

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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