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59, West Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Tavistock, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.549 / 50°32'56"N

Longitude: -4.149 / 4°8'56"W

OS Eastings: 247845

OS Northings: 74344

OS Grid: SX478743

Mapcode National: GBR NW.GN4B

Mapcode Global: FRA 276M.1FP

Entry Name: 59, West Street

Listing Date: 20 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1163512

English Heritage Legacy ID: 93525

Location: Tavistock, West Devon, Devon, PL19

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Tavistock

Built-Up Area: Tavistock

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text

1.
5185 WEST STREET
(north side)

No 59
SX 4774 3/138

II GV


2.
Circa 1830. Neo-Classical style house of Foulston type. Two storey, 3 window front.
Stuccoed with granite plinth and steps. Pilasters to quoins and central feature have
rows of guttae. Stopped blocking course and cornice. Sashes, including 3-light
window above central doorway. Doorway has recessed porch with square pilasters and
rectangular fanlight. Interior has good curved staircase and fluted columns to hall.
This building occupies the site of a house called 'Stone Posts' where the last
Abbot of Tavistock (John Peryn), is said to have lived after the Dissolution.


Listing NGR: SX4784574344

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