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Cromwell's Arch

A Grade II Listed Building in Bovey Tracey, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.594 / 50°35'38"N

Longitude: -3.6754 / 3°40'31"W

OS Eastings: 281512

OS Northings: 78480

OS Grid: SX815784

Mapcode National: GBR QM.GX14

Mapcode Global: FRA 375H.KYH

Entry Name: Cromwell's Arch

Listing Date: 23 August 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1097427

English Heritage Legacy ID: 84477

Location: Bovey Tracey, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ13

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge

Civil Parish: Bovey Tracey

Built-Up Area: Bovey Tracey

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Bovey Tracey St Peter, St Paul and St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

BOVEY TRACEY ABBEY ROAD, Bovey Tracey
SX 8178

11/34 Cromwell's Arch
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23.8.55
GV II

Arch, built across part of entrance to Abbey Road. Believed to be in original
position. Medieval. Granite. Consists of a large 2-centred arch with 2 sets of
ogee mouldings; moulded convex stops at foot. Rebates for gates on Abbey Road
side, with one large iron hinge surviving. Believed locally to be the remnant of a
monastery, but no such institution is known to have existed in the town.


Listing NGR: SX8151278480

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