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13-18, Dolvin Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Tavistock, Devon

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Latitude: 50.5508 / 50°33'3"N

Longitude: -4.1413 / 4°8'28"W

OS Eastings: 248398

OS Northings: 74532

OS Grid: SX483745

Mapcode National: GBR NW.GQ3P

Mapcode Global: FRA 276L.Y64

Plus Code: 9C2QHV25+8F

Entry Name: 13-18, Dolvin Road

Listing Date: 13 April 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1250664

English Heritage Legacy ID: 433113

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

78- /4/10011 (West side)

Nos.13 TO 18 (Consecutive)


Row of 6 cottages. 1845-7, to designs of the architect-surveyor Theophilus Jones for the
Duke of Bedford estate. Brick with gabled Welsh slate roof and large brick stacks. Each
originally planned with one room to front and shared rear service wing enclosing one side
of rear yard. One storey with attic; each of one window to front, with facade terminated by
gabled projections to Nos 13 and 18. Chamfered segmental brick arches over 2-light wood
casements with glazing bars to square panes, with some later replacements set in gabled half
dormers to central 4 cottages which break dentilled eaves; label moulds over 2- above 3-light
casements in gable ends of outer projecting wings, No 13 having been rendered with loss
of original detail. Entrances to 13 and 18 in return elevations. Some original plank doors
with cover strips, all set under simple timber canopies supported on brick corbels.
Horizontal sliding sashes originally to rear, retained to No 17. Interior not inspected.
Originally built with exposed timber joists to ground-floor ceilings, interior shutters to
windows, quarry tile floors and winder stairs. With Nos 7-12 and 19-24 (qv), these form part
of an unusually complete and significant planned group of mid C19 model cottages, also
with St Rumons School (qv).

Listing NGR: SX4839874532

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

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