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Reservoir About 130 Metres North of East Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Ashburton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.518 / 50°31'4"N

Longitude: -3.7527 / 3°45'9"W

OS Eastings: 275839

OS Northings: 70158

OS Grid: SX758701

Mapcode National: GBR QJ.1TXG

Mapcode Global: FRA 370P.KV0

Entry Name: Reservoir About 130 Metres North of East Street

Listing Date: 1 September 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1282897

English Heritage Legacy ID: 376131

Location: Ashburton, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ13

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge

Civil Parish: Ashburton

Built-Up Area: Ashburton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Ashburton St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


ASHBURTON

SX7570 ROBOROUGH LANE
849-1/9/153 (West side)
Reservoir about 130m N of East
Street

GV II

Reservoir, formerly carrying part of town water supply. dated
1791. Consists of a stone rubble wall about 3m high with a
raised band at the top. It has 2 round-arched openings formed
of squared granite blocks; both have raised keystones, that to
left with incised date 1791. Plain imposts continued across
the openings, apparently in concrete, the heads of the arches
being infilled with stone rubble. Below the imposts are plain
iron doors; inside there are pillared, brick-lined chambers at
bottom of flight of steps. The garden of Woodstock, an
unlisted house dated 1931, extends on top of the reservoir.


Listing NGR: SX7583970158

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

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