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HER Number:MDV23781
Name:Site of Lamp Standard at Junction of Beacon Hill and Alexandra Terrace.


Site of lamp standard dated circa 1800 at the junction of Beacon Hill and Alexandra Terrace. The standard has been moved to a new position in the garden opposite The Beacon.


Grid Reference:SY 000 807
Map Sheet:SY08SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishExmouth
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLITTLEHAM

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SY08SW/139
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • LAMP POST (XVIII to XIX - 1701 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 15/06/1978, Exmouth, 11 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV131898.

Google, 2012, Google Streetview (Website). SDV348799.

Google Street View shows the lamp standard to have been moved to a new position in the gardens opposite The Beacon. There is now just a square plinth at the end of the railings with a modern lamp post in front of it.

English Heritage, 2012, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV348729.

Lamp standard (opposite premises of Exmouth Wine Company Ltd). Circa 1800. Forms the termination to the Beacon Terrace railings, Square tapered shaft of ironwork with Greek Key pattern. Date listed: 6th December 1949.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV131898List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 15/06/1978. Exmouth. Historic Houses Register. A4 Comb Bound. 11.
SDV348729National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2012. National Heritage List for England. Website. [Mapped feature: #84240 ]
SDV348799Website: Google. 2012. Google Streetview. http://maps.google.co.uk. Website.

Associated Monuments

MDV102912Related to: Lamp Standard (Monument)
MDV23778Related to: Lamp Standard Opposite the Royal Beacon Hotel, Exmouth (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:May 31 2013 11:22AM