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HER Number:MDV23073
Name:5 Canal Road, Tavistock


One of a pair of early 19th century cottages flanking the entrance to the canal wharf. Two storeys stone rubble, three round-headed casements and round-headed doorcase.


Grid Reference:SX 480 741
Map Sheet:SX47SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishTavistock
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishTAVISTOCK

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX47SE/145
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 93417

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOUSE (XIX - 1817 AD to 1817 AD (Throughout))

Full description

Waterhouse, R., Plans of Tavistock Wharf (Plan - measured). SDV351507.

G3 - Warehouse, later cottages.

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

Map object based on this source.

Department of Environment, 1983, Tavistock, 11 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV272550.

No 5 Canal Road (formerly listed with No 4). Circa 1817. One of a pair of cottages flanking the entrance to Canal Wharf (see also no 4). Two storeys stone rubble. Slate roof. Three round-headed casements, one now blocked and with some blocked heads. Round-headed doorcase.

Ordnance Survey, 2012, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV348725.

Map object based on this source.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV272550List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1983. Tavistock. Historic Houses Register. A4 Comb Bound. 11.
SDV338879Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1855-1895. First Edition 1:500 Town Map. First Edition 1:500 Town Map. Map (Digital).
SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital).
SDV351507Plan - measured: Waterhouse, R.. Plans of Tavistock Wharf. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV43882Part of: Tavistock Wharf, Tavistock Canal (Monument)
MDV23072Related to: 4 Canal Road, Tavistock (Building)
MDV43879Related to: Storehouse, 5 Canal Road, Tavistock (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jul 2 2013 10:22AM