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St Rumons Primary School

A Grade II Listed Building in Tavistock, Devon

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Latitude: 50.5507 / 50°33'2"N

Longitude: -4.1418 / 4°8'30"W

OS Eastings: 248361

OS Northings: 74512

OS Grid: SX483745

Mapcode National: GBR NW.GPZ2

Mapcode Global: FRA 276L.XYF

Plus Code: 9C2QHV25+77

Entry Name: St Rumons Primary School

Listing Date: 13 April 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263129

English Heritage Legacy ID: 433139

Location: Tavistock, West Devon, Devon, PL19

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Tavistock

Built-Up Area: Tavistock

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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78- /4/10010 (West side)

St Rumons Primary


School. 1845-7, for the Duke of Bedford estate. Coursed and squared local stone with
gabled slate roof Planned with classroom wings flanking central assembly hall. One
storey. 5-window front, with outer projecting wings having gables facing street.
Limestone dressings to doorway in projecting central bay. Voussoirs to relieving arches
over mullioned 3-light windows flanking doorway and mullioned and transomed 3-light
windows to inner returns and front gables of-outer wings; latter have kneelers to stone
copings with single-light louvred windows to apexes; 3-light dormers to centre. Altered
to side elevations, similar fenestration to rear. Interior noted as having retained original
timber open roofs. Included for historical and group value, particularly for the
contribution which the facade makes to an important planned urban group of model

Listing NGR: SX4836174512

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