History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

42, St Peter Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Tiverton, Devon

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 50.9044 / 50°54'15"N

Longitude: -3.4891 / 3°29'20"W

OS Eastings: 295393

OS Northings: 112715

OS Grid: SS953127

Mapcode National: GBR LH.RCX5

Mapcode Global: FRA 36LQ.6JJ

Plus Code: 9C2RWG36+Q9

Entry Name: 42, St Peter Street

Listing Date: 14 December 1972

Last Amended: 10 April 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384935

English Heritage Legacy ID: 485394

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

Tagged with: Building

Find accommodation in



SS9512 ST PETER STREET, Tiverton
848-1/6/296 (West side)
14/12/72 No.42
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)
HM Customs Office)


Town house now converted to flats and reputedly to have been
HM Customs Office mid-C19 with c1900 alterations. Mass wall
construction with plain stucco front slate roof. Chimney
stacks at left side with rendered shafts and some tapering
terracotta pots.
PLAN: the house is double-depth, heated by stack at left side.
Present arrangement has front door to right of centre leading
to large stairhall c1900 which occupies front right corner.
Some repartioning for conversion into flats.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys plus basement. Asymmetrical 4-bay front.
Boxed eaves cornice. Wide central doorway comprises front door
to right with 4 fielded panels. To left is glazed 4-panelled
infill with c1900 geometric stained glass. Large segmented
headed archway to left with recessed C20 tripartite sash
window. Cast-iron area railings across the archway with steps
down to basement. To right of front door is a tall, 3-centred
arch stair window with margin panes and c1900 geometric
stained glass. First floor has three 4-pane horned sash
windows. Second floor has 4 similar sash windows, 2 of which
are horned.
INTERIOR: partially inspected. At least one c1850s reeded
doorcase survives. The c1900 stair has turned balusters. Other
historic features may survive elsewhere.

Listing NGR: SS9539312715

External Links

External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.