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Latitude: 50.9035 / 50°54'12"N
Longitude: -3.4831 / 3°28'59"W
OS Eastings: 295808
OS Northings: 112603
OS Grid: SS958126
Mapcode National: GBR LJ.RFD2
Mapcode Global: FRA 36LQ.8TQ
Entry Name: The Clock Tower
Listing Date: 14 December 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1384962
English Heritage Legacy ID: 485421
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 George
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SS9512 STATION ROAD, Tiverton
848-1/6/321 The Clock Tower
Clock tower dated 1907. Built to designs of J Donkin,
contractor; F Stenson (Clerk). Presented to Tiverton by Thomas
Ford JP (Clerk). Grey limestone ashlar with Bath stone
dressings. Free Gothic style. Triangular on plan with storage
room on ground floor. Bottom stage has diagonal flying
buttresses with octagonal pinnacles, crowned with carved
figures of Hope, Faith and Peace.
Each face on ground floor has recessed moulded arch with gable
over. Two faces have 2 light traceried, decorated style
windows with original stained glass. Third face has original
half glazed oak door with original stained glass. Upper stages
have Bath stone panels containing slip windows with original
stained glass and shields carved respectively with 1908, E.R.
and the borough arms. Clock faces on each side with foliage
carved surrounds and ogee arches. Conical pinnacle surmounted
by ball and weather vane.
Listing NGR: SS9580812603
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