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Lamp Post at Junction of New Road and Park Terrace

A Grade II Listed Building in Barnstaple, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0747 / 51°4'28"N

Longitude: -4.0529 / 4°3'10"W

OS Eastings: 256278

OS Northings: 132600

OS Grid: SS562326

Mapcode National: GBR KR.DF38

Mapcode Global: FRA 26D8.WBQ

Entry Name: Lamp Post at Junction of New Road and Park Terrace

Listing Date: 29 September 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385221

English Heritage Legacy ID: 485683

Location: Barnstaple, North Devon, Devon, EX32

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Barnstaple

Built-Up Area: Barnstaple

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Newport

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


BARNSTAPLE

SS5632 NEW ROAD
684-1/5/215 (South West side)
Lamp post at junction of New Road
and Park Terrace

GV II

Lamp standard. Probably 1879. Lamp standard cast-iron on a
stone base. Free Baroque style. Lamp standard on square
section pedestal with sunk panels, 4 gables and an octagonal
base to the standard. Standard, stamped Geo. Smith and Co.,
Sun Foundry, Glasgow. Standard has heavy S-shaped scrolled
brackets; anthemion decoration and a scrolly ladder rest.
Tapering cylindrical lamp with conical finial.
HISTORICAL NOTE: Rock Park was opened in 1879. It was laid out
by RD Gould.

Listing NGR: SS5627832600

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

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