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Latitude: 50.9068 / 50°54'24"N
Longitude: -3.4831 / 3°28'58"W
OS Eastings: 295821
OS Northings: 112968
OS Grid: SS958129
Mapcode National: GBR LJ.R1G5
Mapcode Global: FRA 36LQ.2VG
Entry Name: Pedestrian Gateway and Gate and Entrance Lodge to Belmont Hospital
Listing Date: 14 December 1972
Last Amended: 10 April 2000
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1384768
English Heritage Legacy ID: 485227
Location: Tiverton, Mid Devon, Devon, EX16
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
SS9512 BELMONT ROAD, Tiverton
848-1/6/138 Pedestrian gateway, gate and
14/12/72 entrance lodge to Belmont hospital
(Formerly Listed as:
Pedestrian gateway, gate and entrance lodge to Belmont
Hospital (qv), formerly the Tiverton workhouse. Classical
lodge boarded up and disused at time of survey. 1837-1838 to
the designs of Scott and Moffat. Coursed and snecked local
stone; slate roof and stack with glazed yellow brick shaft to
lodge; iron gate to gateway.
PLAN: the pedestrian entrance to the workhouse is from Water
Lane and leads to what was the principal entrance front of the
workhouse complex with a small lodge inside the gate to the
east. The lodge is 2 rooms on plan with a central entrance and
rear right stack.
EXTERIOR: fine classical gateway with a round headed
pedimented archway with a keyblock and piers with capitals.
Iron gate has diagonal cross- bracing with a central roundel;
tympanum of arch filled with panel of iron bars.
Single storey lodge with stone eaves band and 3-bay
symmetrical front; hipped slate roof with lead rolls; snecked
stone with hammer-dressed ashlar dressings. Projecting
pedimented porch with round-headed outer doorway and 4-panel
front door. left and right windows are boarded up but were
probably small-pane timber sashes.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
Listing NGR: SS9582112968
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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