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Latitude: 50.5492 / 50°32'57"N
Longitude: -4.1447 / 4°8'40"W
OS Eastings: 248154
OS Northings: 74360
OS Grid: SX481743
Mapcode National: GBR NW.GP7K
Mapcode Global: FRA 276M.33Q
Entry Name: Bedford Hotel
Listing Date: 7 September 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1309283
English Heritage Legacy ID: 93470
Location: Tavistock, West Devon, Devon, PL19
Civil Parish: Tavistock
Built-Up Area: Tavistock
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
5185 PLYMOUTH ROAD
SX 4874 4/82 7.9.51
East end circa 1725, west end Mid C19 on the site of the monastic buildings south of
the Cloisters of Tavistock Abbey. The east end was built as a dwellinghouse by
Jacob Saunders. Two storeys and basement stone ashlar 5 bays. Exterior now has
castellated parapets and mullioned and transomed windows converted from the C18 sashes
circa 1820. The interior of this part retains an early C18 panelled dining hall and
staircase. The west end was added by the Bedford estate when the building was
converted into a hotel in the middle of the C19. Three storeys stone ashlar in
matching style with crenellated parapet 6 bays and crenellated porch. Some slate-
hanging to rear elevation.
Listing NGR: SX4816274366
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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