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Pair of Gate Piers at Entrance to Boringdon Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Plympton St Mary, City of Plymouth

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Latitude: 50.4014 / 50°24'4"N

Longitude: -4.0566 / 4°3'23"W

OS Eastings: 253940

OS Northings: 57743

OS Grid: SX539577

Mapcode National: GBR Q0.S1WB

Mapcode Global: FRA 27DZ.MFP

Plus Code: 9C2QCW2V+G9

Entry Name: Pair of Gate Piers at Entrance to Boringdon Hall

Listing Date: 1 May 1975

Last Amended: 9 November 1998

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1330577

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473206

Location: Plympton St. Mary, Plymouth, PL7

County: City of Plymouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Plympton St Mary

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Tagged with: Gatepost

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SX55NW BORINGDON HILL, Plympton, Boringdon
740-1/6/533 Pair of gate-piers at entrance to
01/05/75 Boringdon Hall
(Formerly Listed as:
Pair of gate piers at entrance to
south of Boringdon House)


Gate-piers to great house. Probably late C17 for the Parkers
of Boringdon. Rusticated granite ashlar with plinths, moulded
cornices and shaped caps surmounted by ball finials. Square
piers. Half-domed niche to front of each pier. These piers are
similar to the piers NW of Boringdon in South Hams CC and to
piers SE of Saltram House, Merafield Road (qv), which came
from Boringdon.

Listing NGR: SX5394057743

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