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DEER PARK WALL AT BERRY POMEROY CASTLE

List Entry Summary

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

Name: DEER PARK WALL AT BERRY POMEROY CASTLE

List entry Number: 1108572

Location

DEER PARK WALL AT BERRY POMEROY CASTLE

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

County: Devon

District: South Hams

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Berry Pomeroy

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 21-May-1985

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 100538

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SX 86 SW and SX 8261 BERRY POMEROY

5/77 and 11/77 Deer Park Wall at Berry Pomeroy Castle -

- II* Field boundary walls, formerly deer park boundary walls. Pre 1292. Coursed limestone rubble dry masonry wall capped in part with limestone slabs. Surrounds an area of about 340 acres. About three quarters of its length still exists but where it passes through woodland it has been damaged by the roots. It rises to just over two metres in its more complete sections and up to about one metre thick.

References: Ordnance Survey Antiquity No SX 86 SW - 30. Transactions of the Devonshire Association (H M Whitley) 47, 1915, pp 285-293. E P Shirley, English Deer Parks, 1867, page 92.

Listing NGR: SX8413462428

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Shirley, E P, Some Accounts of English Deer Parks, (1867), 92
'Transactions of the Devonshire Association' in Transactions of the Devonshire Association, , Vol. 47, (1915), 285-293

National Grid Reference: SX 84134 62428

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