FITZFORD GATEHOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1105824
Date first listed:
07-Sep-1951
Statutory Address:
FITZFORD GATEHOUSE, PLYMOUTH ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
FITZFORD GATEHOUSE, PLYMOUTH ROAD

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Devon
District:
West Devon (District Authority)
Parish:
Tavistock
National Grid Reference:
SX 47555 73897

Details

1. 5185 PLYMOUTH ROAD (west side)

Fitzford Gatehouse SX 47 SE 2/94 7.9.51

II GV

2. C16 and 1871. Fitzford was the seat of the Fitz family from the C15 to early in the C17, (see also Fitz monument in Parish Church). The remains of the mansion were demolished in the Mid C19. The gatehouse was rebuilt stone by stone in 1871. It is a 3-storey rectangular building with granite ashlar front and local stone at sides and back. Castellated parapet and moulded stringcourses. Carved gargoyles. Four centred granite arch to doorway with oak-leaf carving to spandrels. Inner arch 3 centred. Two and three-light stone mullioned windows with hood moulding. In use as dwellinghouse.

Listing NGR: SX4755573897

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
93481
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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