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Latitude: 50.5009 / 50°30'3"N
Longitude: -3.5243 / 3°31'27"W
OS Eastings: 291992
OS Northings: 67902
OS Grid: SX919679
Mapcode National: GBR QX.0S4D
Mapcode Global: FRA 37HQ.YLK
Entry Name: Gate Piers and Wall at Entrance to Brunel Manor
Listing Date: 3 May 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1206850
English Heritage Legacy ID: 390817
Location: Torbay, TQ1
Electoral Ward/Division: St Marychurch
Built-Up Area: Torquay
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Stokeinteignhead St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX9167 TEIGNMOUTH ROAD, Watcombe
885-1/5/459 (West side)
Gate piers and wall at entrance to
Gate piers and wall at entrance to Brunel Manor. c1870,
contemporary with Brunel Manor (qv). Gardens laid out by
Nesfield (Pevsner). Local grey crazed limestone with ashlar
PLAN: Gate piers flanking carriage gateway; plainer pier to
form pedestrian gateway to right; convex curving walls to
Substantial square-section gate piers with battered plinths,
chamfered moulded corners and caps with 4 cusped gables
crowned with the bases of lampholders. The pedestrian gate
pier is lower, with a plainer pyramidal cap. Convex curving
walls of crazed masonry to either side have chamfered ashlar
caps and plinths and terminate in low piers with caps.
Included for group value with Brunel Manor.
Listing NGR: SX9199267902
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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