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Pair of Gate Piers at Entrance to Boringdon Hall

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

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Coordinates

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: Plymouth, PL7

County: Plymouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Plympton St Mary

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text


PLYMOUTH

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

GV II*

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

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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