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Garden Structures Including Terraces, Garden Walls, Summer Houses and Folly to Garden to North-West of Tawstock Court

A Grade II Listed Building in Tawstock, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0509 / 51°3'3"N

Longitude: -4.0594 / 4°3'33"W

OS Eastings: 255752

OS Northings: 129967

OS Grid: SS557299

Mapcode National: GBR KQ.G5GQ

Mapcode Global: FRA 26DB.LCQ

Entry Name: Garden Structures Including Terraces, Garden Walls, Summer Houses and Folly to Garden to North-West of Tawstock Court

Listing Date: 18 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1261620

English Heritage Legacy ID: 437078

Location: Tawstock, North Devon, Devon, EX31

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Tawstock

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Tawstock St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 52 NE,
4/96

TAWSTOCK,
TAWSTOCK,
Garden structures including terraces, garden walls, summer houses and folly to garden to north-west of Tawstock Court

G.V.

II

Garden structures including terraces, garden walls, summer houses and folly. Late
C18. Stone rubble garden walls to 3 sides of stone rubble with rubbed brick capping
with ball finials at intervals to east side. 4 terraces, ashlar, balustraded, with
sweeping flight of stone steps to top right corner. Summer house to centre of north
side with tent-shaped roof and timber lattice work. Small squat folly tower at
south east corner with embattled parapet. 4 light window to front over balustrading
above alcove with cambered arch. Roof removed. Cambered arched gateway opposite on west side surmounted by lions.
Hexagonal summer house at south-west corner with conical thatch roof with gothick pointed arched windows flanking double plank doors with pointed arched glazing bars.


Listing NGR: SS5575229967

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