BALUSTRADE, STEPS, RETAINING WALL AND GROTTO APPROXIMATELY 3 METRES SOUTH OF CHULMLEIGH RECTORY

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1106744

Date first listed: 25-Oct-1988

Statutory Address: BALUSTRADE, STEPS, RETAINING WALL AND GROTTO APPROXIMATELY 3 METRES SOUTH OF CHULMLEIGH RECTORY

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Location

Statutory Address: BALUSTRADE, STEPS, RETAINING WALL AND GROTTO APPROXIMATELY 3 METRES SOUTH OF CHULMLEIGH RECTORY

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

County: Devon

District: North Devon (District Authority)

Parish: Chulmleigh

National Grid Reference: SS 68883 14104

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History

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Details

CHULMLEIGH CHULMLEIGH SS 6916 7/45 Balustrade, steps, retaining wall and grotto approximately 3 metres south of Chulmleigh Rectory - II Balustrade, steps, retaining wall and grottos. Probably early C19. Stone rubble with ashlar dressings. Stone retaining wall with balustraded stone parapet breaks forward at centre to form semi-circular arched deep grotto with flight of stone steps to each side. To the left of the left-hand flight, the retaining wall is pierced with another semi-circular arched opening to a second grotto with narrow lancet to left. The front grotto is partly lined with large limestone fossils. Steps and parapet moulded short rounded stone balusters, moulded stone handrails and low ashlar piers at intervals of square section with panelled sides and ball finials.

Listing NGR: SS6888214101

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Legacy System number: 97223

Legacy System: LBS

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