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Former Kitchen Garden Walls to Saltram House

A Grade II Listed Building in Plymouth, City of Plymouth

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Latitude: 50.3861 / 50°23'9"N

Longitude: -4.076 / 4°4'33"W

OS Eastings: 252512

OS Northings: 56079

OS Grid: SX525560

Mapcode National: GBR NZ.T2VM

Mapcode Global: FRA 28B0.ZVC

Plus Code: 9C2Q9WPF+CJ

Entry Name: Former Kitchen Garden Walls to Saltram House

Listing Date: 1 May 1975

Last Amended: 9 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386358

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473743

Location: Plympton Erle, Plymouth, PL7

County: City of Plymouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Plympton Erle

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Plymouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Former kitchen garden walls to
Saltram House
(Formerly Listed as:
COT HILL, Plympton
Head Gardeners Cottage. Walls at
Saltram Gardens)


Kitchen garden walls of country house (qv), now part of a
residential development. Late C18. Red brick walls laid to
Flemish bond; brick copings with sloping sides and flat top.
Walls surrounding 3 rectangular gardens of about 1 acre each.
Walls have buttresses at regular intervals and are ramped up
on either side of a central drive from piers with pineapple
finials. The partitions are cavity walls with heat-ducts. The
stoke holes are inside the greenhouse built against the N
wall, mostly rebuilt, containing 2 of the original lead tanks
dated 1771 (former list description).
Head Gardener's Cottage has been altered and is no longer
included in the listing.

Listing NGR: SX5251256079

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