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HER Number:MDV108494
Name:Seven Stars Inn, Newton Abbot


Site of the Seven Stars Inn.


Grid Reference:SX 856 714
Map Sheet:SX87SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishNewton Abbot
Ecclesiastical ParishHIGHWEEK

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • INN (Built, XVI to XVII - 1540 AD to 1700 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1855-1895, First Edition 1:500 Town Map (Cartographic). SDV338879.

Seven Stars Inn marked.

Devon County Council, 1975, Newton Abbot Town Trails, 58 (Article in Monograph). SDV352459.

The date of the Seven Stars Inn is unknown but it was flourishing during the reign of Charles II [(1660-1685).

Saunders, M., 1978, Public Enquiry: Highweek Street, Newton Abbot, Devon (Un-published). SDV351936.

The pub which closed in 1978 appears to date to the first half of the 19th century. A pub of that name is shown on the 1843 map of the town and it also appears in White's Directory of Devon of 1850.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV338879Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1855-1895. First Edition 1:500 Town Map. First Edition 1:500 Town Map. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #67855 ]
SDV351936Un-published: Saunders, M.. 1978. Public Enquiry: Highweek Street, Newton Abbot, Devon. Typescript + Digital.
SDV352459Article in Monograph: Devon County Council. 1975. Newton Abbot Town Trails. Devon Town Trails: European Architectural Heritage Year. Paperback Volume. 58.

Associated Monuments

MDV102983Parent of: Highweek Street (West Side), Newton Abbot (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Nov 27 2014 3:56PM