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Latitude: 50.4687 / 50°28'7"N
Longitude: -3.5315 / 3°31'53"W
OS Eastings: 291409
OS Northings: 64327
OS Grid: SX914643
Mapcode National: GBR QV.WY0S
Mapcode Global: FRA 37HT.G01
Entry Name: Lamp Post Approximately 10 Metres North East of Town Hall Porch
Listing Date: 3 May 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1206744
English Heritage Legacy ID: 390533
Location: Torbay, TQ1
Electoral Ward/Division: Ellacombe
Built-Up Area: Torquay
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Torquay St Mary Magdalene (Upton)
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX9164 CASTLE CIRCUS
885-1/14/63 (North West side)
Lamp post approximately 10 metres
north-east of Town Hall porch
Lamp post, probably contemporary with the 1910-1911 town hall.
Metal, probably cast-iron. One of a group of 5 outside the
town hall, originally lit by gas, later converted to
electricity. Thick cylindrical base with an egg-and-dart
moulding below a baluster-shaped foor with acanthus leaf
decoration. Cylindrical standard with 3 globes, the outer
globes on the ladder rest with scrolled brackets to the
An attractive example of historic street furniture and
important for group value with the town hall which has some
fine external ironwork.
Listing NGR: SX9140964327
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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