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Latitude: 50.9515 / 50°57'5"N
Longitude: -4.143 / 4°8'34"W
OS Eastings: 249570
OS Northings: 119087
OS Grid: SS495190
Mapcode National: GBR KM.N89P
Mapcode Global: FRA 266L.HST
Entry Name: Market House
Listing Date: 19 March 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1104742
English Heritage Legacy ID: 90517
Location: Great Torrington, Torridge, Devon, EX38
Civil Parish: Great Torrington
Built-Up Area: Great Torrington
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Great Torrington St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
1. SOUTH STREET
1735 (South Side)
SS 4919 1/73 19.3.51.
Dated 1842, 2 storey, stucco front with pediment. Lower storey rusticated
openings, that in the centre having ornamental east-iron gates. Upper
storey has Ionic pilasters and 3 round-head sash windows with glazing bars.
Circular panel in tympanum. Above is bell-cote with 4 Tuscan columns supporting
small dome. Behind this building, a central cobbled lane is flanked by
market stalls (Pannier Market). Most of these have been re-fronted, but
some are open and east-iron Doric supports remain. Stucco gateway at south
end has date 1842. The front of the building faces the end of High Street,
and so can be seen to the best advantage.
All the listed buildings in South Street form a group.
Listing NGR: SS4957019087
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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