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Castle Quay with 12 Bollards from and Including Steps to Slipway at Civic Centre End

A Grade II Listed Building in Barnstaple, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0796 / 51°4'46"N

Longitude: -4.0633 / 4°3'47"W

OS Eastings: 255567

OS Northings: 133167

OS Grid: SS555331

Mapcode National: GBR KQ.DBGP

Mapcode Global: FRA 26C8.JTM

Entry Name: Castle Quay with 12 Bollards from and Including Steps to Slipway at Civic Centre End

Listing Date: 31 August 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385085

English Heritage Legacy ID: 485546

Location: Barnstaple, North Devon, Devon, EX31

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Barnstaple

Built-Up Area: Barnstaple

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Barnstaple St Peter and St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 26/11/2012


SS5533SE
684-1/7/81
31/08/88


BARNSTAPLE
CASTLE QUAY
with 12 bollards, from and including
steps, to slipway at Civic Centre end

GV
II


Quay fronting River Taw. Probably late C19. Stone rubble with
kerb of squared granite blocks secured by iron ties; some
blocks have been replaced in concrete, mainly opposite the old
Town Station where the sand dredgers unload. At SE end a
flight of granite steps leads down to the water. Surface of
quay at NW end asphalted; SE end tiled in 1986. 12 cast-iron
bollards, spaced out along whole length of quay, all but the
9th from the SE with shaped tops; 6 of the bollards have the
numbers 1, 7, 2, 5, 4, and 6 moulded on the top (in that
order).
The warehouses that formerly lined the quay on the far side of
Commercial Road have mostly disappeared, but a range of former
bonded warehouses at the SE end are listed as part of Queen
Anne's Court in Castle Street (qv).

Listing NGR: SS5556733167

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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