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Blagdons Almshouses

A Grade II Listed Building in Tiverton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9057 / 50°54'20"N

Longitude: -3.4853 / 3°29'7"W

OS Eastings: 295660

OS Northings: 112857

OS Grid: SS956128

Mapcode National: GBR LJ.R6VM

Mapcode Global: FRA 36LQ.20L

Entry Name: Blagdons Almshouses

Listing Date: 12 February 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384759

English Heritage Legacy ID: 485217

Location: Tiverton, Mid Devon, Devon, EX16

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Tiverton

Built-Up Area: Tiverton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Tiverton St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


TIVERTON

SS9512 BARRINGTON STREET, Tiverton
848-1/6/129 (East side)
12/02/52 Nos.85-91 (Odd)
Blagdons Almshouses

GV II

Terrace of 4 almshouses, now divided into flats. Rebuilt 1833.
Snecked local red stone, brick chimney stacks, slate roofs and
cast-iron rain water goods. Repartitioned but each cottage
must have originally been double-depth, one room wide with an
axial stack: a mirror plan to its neighbour.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys high, one bay front with Tudor arched
doorways. Plank doors with cover strips and studs. Casement
windows with glazing bars and hoodmoulds. 2 stone tablets: one
(to the left), reads "BLAGDONS CHARITY DESTROYED BY FIRE AND
REBUILT ANNO DOMINI 1833" and the right one names the
trustees.
INTERIOR: not inspected but some original fittings may have
been retained.

Listing NGR: SS9566012857

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

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