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Latitude: 51.2332 / 51°13'59"N
Longitude: -3.7217 / 3°43'18"W
OS Eastings: 279891
OS Northings: 149635
OS Grid: SS798496
Mapcode National: GBR L6.2DZN
Mapcode Global: VH5JT.F8VG
Plus Code: 9C3R67MH+78
Entry Name: Terrace Retaining Wall Approximately 10 Metres to North West, North East and South East of Glenthorne
Listing Date: 24 November 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1213049
English Heritage Legacy ID: 397373
Location: Brendon and Countisbury, North Devon, Devon, EX35
Civil Parish: Brendon and Countisbury
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Countisbury with Lynmouth St John the Evangelist
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SS 74 NE
4/19 Terrace retaining wall
- approximately 10 metres to north-
west, north-east and south-east of
Terrace retaining wall. Circa 1846, restored in the late C20. Uncoursed stone
rubble with ashlar dressings.
Plan: irregular U-plan to the north-east of Glenthorne (q.v) curving out at each
Diagonal buttresses with chamfered offsets and balustrade with square dies (angled
over buttresses at corners) topped by urn finials.
Flight of 15 stone steps to north-east, parallel to the wall.
Listing NGR: SS7989149635
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