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7-12, Dolvin Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Tavistock, Devon

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Latitude: 50.5504 / 50°33'1"N

Longitude: -4.142 / 4°8'31"W

OS Eastings: 248343

OS Northings: 74485

OS Grid: SX483744

Mapcode National: GBR NW.GPWZ

Mapcode Global: FRA 276L.XVZ

Plus Code: 9C2QHV25+55

Entry Name: 7-12, Dolvin Road

Listing Date: 13 April 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263158

English Heritage Legacy ID: 433112

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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Listing Text

The following buildings shall be added:-

78- /4/10009 (West side)

Nos.7 TO 12 (Consecutive)


Row of 6 cottages. 1845-7, to the designs of the architect-surveyor Theophilus Jones for the
Duke of Bedford estate. Brick with gabled slate roof and large brick stacks with
quadruple-grouped flues. Each cottage originally 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 7 and 12. 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. Some
original plank doors with cover strips, all set under simple timber canopies supported on
brick corbels. Entries to Nos 7 and 12 in return elevations. Originally with horizontal sliding
sashes to rear, now various replacements. Interiors not inspected. Originally built with
exposed floor joists to ground-floor ceilings, internal shutters to windows, quarry tile floors
and winder stairs. With Nos 13 to 18 and 19 to 24 (qv), these form part of an unusually
complete and significant planned group of mid C19 model cottages, also with St Rumons
Primary School (qv).

Listing NGR: SX4834374485

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

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