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Lamp West of West Door of Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade II Listed Building in Paignton, Torbay

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Latitude: 50.4367 / 50°26'12"N

Longitude: -3.5699 / 3°34'11"W

OS Eastings: 288605

OS Northings: 60830

OS Grid: SX886608

Mapcode National: GBR QT.RSJD

Mapcode Global: FRA 37DW.YVJ

Entry Name: Lamp West of West Door of Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 25 October 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207651

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383782

Location: Torbay, TQ3

County: Torbay

Electoral Ward/Division: Roundham-with-Hyde

Built-Up Area: Paignton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Paignton St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


1947-1/5/20 (South side)
Lamp west of west door of Church of
St John the Baptist


Gas lamp (converted to electricity) to illuminate churchyard
path: one of a set of 4. Probably late C19, stamped Geo. Smith
and Co. Gun Foundry Glasgow. Local red breccia, freestone and
cast-iron. Octagonal chamfered breccia plinth below octagonal
chamfered freestone base. Cast-iron fluted lamp standard with
a ribbon moulding. Octagonal lamp holder with a pierced iron
crested frieze. The set of lamps is an unusual survival.

Listing NGR: SX8860560830

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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