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Gate Piers Approximately 550 Metres South East of Saltram House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Plymstock Radford, City of Plymouth

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3796 / 50°22'46"N

Longitude: -4.075 / 4°4'30"W

OS Eastings: 252560

OS Northings: 55360

OS Grid: SX525553

Mapcode National: GBR NZ.TH3Q

Mapcode Global: FRA 28C1.68R

Entry Name: Gate Piers Approximately 550 Metres South East of Saltram House

Listing Date: 1 May 1975

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386236

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473620

Location: Plymouth, PL7

County: City of Plymouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Plymstock Radford

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text


PLYMOUTH

SX5255
740-1/47/545
01/05/75

MERAFIELD ROAD
(West side (off))
Plympton, Saltram Park
Gate-Piers approx. 550m south-east
of Saltram House

GV
II*

Pair of gate-piers at carriage entrance to large country house
(qv), originally at Boringdon Hall, Boringdon Hill (qv).
Rusticated granite ashlar piers with plinths, moulded cornices
and shaped caps surmounted by ball finials. Each pier is
square on plan plus a low ramped buttress to its outer side.
Each pier has a half-domed niche to its front side.
These piers are similar to 2 sets of piers relating to
Boringdon.

Listing NGR: SX5256055360

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

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