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HER Number:MDV20734
Name:Gilberd's Almshouses, Exeter Road, Newton Abbot

Summary

Site of Gilberd's Almshouses marked on 1880s-1890s 25 inch Ordnance Survey map. The Almshouses were demolished in 1975/6 in advance of road improvement. New almshouses were built on an adjacent site in 1978.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 855 717
Map Sheet:SX87SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishNewton Abbot
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishHIGHWEEK

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX87SE/125

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • ALMSHOUSE (XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1880-1899, First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map (Cartographic). SDV336179.

Gilberd's Almshouses marked on 1880s-1890s 25 inch Ordnance Survey map.


National Monuments Record, 1967, Gilberds Almshouses (Ground Photograph). SDV349191.


Jones, R., 1979, A Book of Newton Abbot, 212 (Monograph). SDV338229.

New almshouses built on an adjacent site in 1978.


Timms, S., 1983, Newton Abbot (Personal Comment). SDV349190.

Pair of Victorian almshouses with some good external details. They were demolished in 1975/76 in advance of road improvement. No known record apart from a 1967 photograph in the National Monuments Record.


1995, Jetty Marsh Link Road - Stage 2. Newton Abbot. Environmental Assessment Final Report (Report - Assessment). SDV319805.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV319805Report - Assessment: 1995. Jetty Marsh Link Road - Stage 2. Newton Abbot. Environmental Assessment Final Report. Babtie Group. A4 Stapled + Digital.
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #82902 ]
SDV338229Monograph: Jones, R.. 1979. A Book of Newton Abbot. A Book of Newton Abbot. Unknown. 212.
SDV349190Personal Comment: Timms, S.. 1983. Newton Abbot. Not Applicable.
SDV349191Ground Photograph: National Monuments Record. 1967. Gilberds Almshouses. National Monuments Record Collection. Unknown.

Associated Monuments

MDV9231Related to: Leper Hospital, Newton Abbot (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Nov 12 2014 3:20PM