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Former Police Cottages Immediately East of Police Station

A Grade II Listed Building in Tavistock, Devon

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Latitude: 50.5497 / 50°32'59"N

Longitude: -4.1435 / 4°8'36"W

OS Eastings: 248241

OS Northings: 74412

OS Grid: SX482744

Mapcode National: GBR NW.GPK7

Mapcode Global: FRA 276M.3KR

Plus Code: 9C2QGVX4+VJ

Entry Name: Former Police Cottages Immediately East of Police Station

Listing Date: 9 May 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1271409

English Heritage Legacy ID: 487288

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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78/4/10021 Tavistock
09-MAY-01 Former Police Cottages immediately eas
t of Police Station


Pair of attached police houses. Dated 1869. Built by the Bedford Estate. Stone rubble with granite dressings. Slate roofs with gabled ends. Stone axial and gable-end stacks with set-offs and moulded caps.
PLAN: L-shaped on plan with cross-wing on right [N] extending to rear.
Tudor style.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 3-window SE front with slightly advanced gabled bay on right and small gables over centre and left bays; windows have chamfered granite frames and casements with glazing bars; right-hand gable has tablet inscribed 1869 with letter B and coronet above. Rear facing police station, wing on left rendered on first floor.
INTERIOR not inspected.
NOTE: Built by the 7th Duke of Bedford to serve the adjacent police station.

Listing NGR: SX4824174412

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