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Latitude: 50.5499 / 50°32'59"N
Longitude: -4.1436 / 4°8'36"W
OS Eastings: 248235
OS Northings: 74432
OS Grid: SX482744
Mapcode National: GBR NW.GPJ2
Mapcode Global: FRA 276M.3JL
Plus Code: 9C2QGVX4+XH
Entry Name: Former Butchers Market Hall
Listing Date: 9 May 2001
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1271408
English Heritage Legacy ID: 487287
Location: Tavistock, West Devon, Devon, PL19
Civil Parish: Tavistock
Built-Up Area: Tavistock
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
SX4974 MARKET ROAD
09-MAY-01 Former Butchers' Market Hall
Butchers' market. Circa 1860, for the 7th Duke of Bedford. Hurdwick stone rubble with granite and yellow brick dressings. Slate roofs with stone-coped gables at SE end and hipped at NW end.
PLAN: Two parallel ranges on NW-SE axis, cranked to ESE at SE end.
EXTERIOR: Single storey. SE end to Market Road, two bays with twin gables; tall vehicular entrances on ground floor with yellow brick depressed 2-centred arches and plank glazed doors; similarly arched windows above in gables. NW elevation facing Pannier Market has two smaller depressed 2-centred arch entrances infilled with shop fronts. Along ridge of roofs louvred ventilators.
INTERIOR open to braced tie-rod roofs.
NOTE: Built in about 1860 by the 7th Duke of Bedford as part of a development which included the Pannier Market, Town Hall, shops on Duke Street and the Police Station.
Listing NGR: SX4824074428
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