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Numbers 38 and 40 and Attached Front Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Tiverton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9043 / 50°54'15"N

Longitude: -3.4891 / 3°29'20"W

OS Eastings: 295389

OS Northings: 112706

OS Grid: SS953127

Mapcode National: GBR LH.RCX6

Mapcode Global: FRA 36LQ.6HG

Plus Code: 9C2RWG36+P9

Entry Name: Numbers 38 and 40 and Attached Front Railings

Listing Date: 14 December 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384931

English Heritage Legacy ID: 485390

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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SS9512 ST PETER STREET, Tiverton
848-1/6/293 (West side)
14/12/72 Nos.38 AND 40
and attached front railings


Pair of mirror plan houses, No.40 used for offices. c1830s.
Grey ashlar basement with Flemish bond brick above. Roof
concealed by parapet. Axial stacks with brick shafts with
moulded stone cornices and crested chimney pots. Each house is
2 rooms deep, one room wide with stairs rising off entrance
passage in cell between front and rear rooms.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys and basement. Symmetrical 2:2-window front
with blind section in centre and doorways to left and right.
Steps down in centre of the range to a shared passage between
the houses and rear service entrances. Pilastered left and
right doorways have round-headed moulded arches with keyblocks
and 6-panel doors with fielded panels and roll moulding and
plain fanlights. 12-pane basement sash windows; 16-pane
ground-floor sashes with rusticated flat arches. First- and
second-floor outer windows are 12-pane sashes; inner windows
are 16-pane sashes. Some small-pane sashes survive on the rear
INTERIOR: No.40 inspected. This preserves a stick baluster
stair with mahogany handrail and 4-panel doors.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: iron spear-headed railings to front.

Listing NGR: SS9538912706

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