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Solid Stone Turret About 6 Metres South of War Memorial Seat

A Grade II Listed Building in Washfield, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9277 / 50°55'39"N

Longitude: -3.5151 / 3°30'54"W

OS Eastings: 293619

OS Northings: 115346

OS Grid: SS936153

Mapcode National: GBR LG.PZ6X

Mapcode Global: FRA 36JN.8F3

Entry Name: Solid Stone Turret About 6 Metres South of War Memorial Seat

Listing Date: 7 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1325680

English Heritage Legacy ID: 96856

Location: Washfield, Mid Devon, Devon, EX16

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Washfield

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Washfield St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 91 NW WASHFIELD WASHFIELD

9/211 Solid stone turret
about 6 metres south
- of war memorial seat

GV II

Stone turret, modelled on a church tower. Circa 1840s. Snecked volcanic ashlar.
Turret, square on plan and adjoining the wall that forms the boundary of the green
around the war memorial seat (qv). Designed like a miniature church tower with
buttresses with set-offs and slated arched recesses in imitation of tower windows.
The top is very overgrown with ivy but may be castellated and appears to support
an old iron lamp bracket.


Listing NGR: SS9361915346

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