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Latitude: 50.7817 / 50°46'54"N
Longitude: -2.9988 / 2°59'55"W
OS Eastings: 329680
OS Northings: 98493
OS Grid: SY296984
Mapcode National: GBR PG.J5XY
Mapcode Global: FRA 47L0.ZF6
Entry Name: The Old Registry Office
Listing Date: 26 March 1976
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1103773
English Heritage Legacy ID: 87644
Location: Axminster, East Devon, Devon, EX13
District: East Devon
Civil Parish: Axminster
Built-Up Area: Axminster
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Axminster St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SY 29 98 AXMINSTER SILVER STREET
26.3.76 The Old Registry Office
Circa 1850-60. Early English Gothic style building. Coursed stone with freestone
dressings. Narrow two storey building. First floor Early English style tripartite
moulded arch window with shafts and moulded capitals. Ground floor similar lancets
flanking central doorway with two orders of shafts and moulded two centred arch.
Leaded pane windows. Moulded string courses at cill levels. End buttresses with
set-offs and parapet with Lombard frieze.
Register Offices were set up under legislation in 1836/37.
Listing NGR: SY2968098493
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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