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HER Number:MDV104204
Name:Former Bakery and Confectionery Works


A large commercial building, rendered with red brick dressings to windows and ground floor openings, formerly a machine bakery and confectionery works. Considered to make a positive contribution to the special interest of the conservation area.


Grid Reference:SX 481 745
Map Sheet:SX47SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishTavistock
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishTAVISTOCK

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BAKERY (XIX to XX - 1880 AD to 1906 AD (Between))
  • CONFECTIONERY WORKS (XIX to XX - 1880 AD to 1906 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1904 - 1906, Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map (Cartographic). SDV325644.

Two large buildings shown at the junction of Pym Street and Kilworthy Hill.

West Devon Borough Council, 2009, Tavistock Conservation Area Character Appraisal, 52; maps 7-8 (Report - non-specific). SDV350321.

One of a number of unlisted buildings identified on the Designations Map as making a positive contribution to the special interest of the conservation area.
Map object based on this source.

Google, 2013, Google Streetview (Website). SDV350787.

Large three storey building with a two storey addition to the right, rendered with red brick dressings. The three storey building is symmetrical, with large arched openings to either side of a modern shopfront, probably a later addition, to the ground floor. There are paired arched windows to the first and second floors, beneath a central gable containing a round window, with single windows to either side. The two storey building to the right has three long narrow arched openings to the ground floor with three arched windows above. Shop fronts have been inserted into the remaining arched openings on the ground floor. Across the whole building below the first floor windows is the sign 'Machine Bakery and Confecionery Works'.

Ordnance Survey, 2013, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV350786.

Map object based on this source.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV325644Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV350321Report - non-specific: West Devon Borough Council. 2009. Tavistock Conservation Area Character Appraisal. West Devon Borough Council Report. Digital. 52; maps 7-8.
SDV350786Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2013. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.
SDV350787Website: Google. 2013. Google Streetview. http://maps.google.co.uk. Website.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jun 19 2013 3:28PM