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Pedestrian Gateway and Gate and Entrance Lodge to Belmont Hospital

A Grade II Listed Building in Tiverton, Devon

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384768

English Heritage Legacy ID: 485227

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 BELMONT ROAD, Tiverton
848-1/6/138 Pedestrian gateway, gate and
14/12/72 entrance lodge to Belmont hospital
(Formerly Listed as:
BELMONT ROAD
Belmont Hospital)

GV II

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.
STYLE: Classical.
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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