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HER Number:MDV24490
Name:24 St Peter Street, Tiverton


Three storey house and basement, probably mid 19th century. Projecting porch to left with parapet, and cast-iron area railings.


Grid Reference:SS 953 126
Map Sheet:SS91SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishTiverton
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishTIVERTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS91SE/229
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 485380

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Department of Environment, 1972, Tiverton, 49 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV52494.

No 24, St. Peter's Street,1844, on site of non-conformist chapel, three storey, two sash windows with glazing bars at upper floors. Rusticated ground floor, flank pilasters, bracket cornice. Closed porch has fanlight with radial bars, and four-panel door.

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

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

House, including area railings. Said to be 1844 (information from the owner). Smooth-plastered mass wall construction; said to have cob party wall with No.26. Roof and stacks not visible from the street. Two rooms wide with doorway to left; narrow area in front with access to basement.
Exterior: three storeys and basement. Asymmetrical but regular two-bay front. Left and right pilasters; ground floor has chanelled rustication; eaves cornice on brackets is broken forward over the pilasters; moulded cornice at first-floor level. Projecting porch to left with parapet with sunk panels and cornice which breaks forward over left and right pilasters. Four-panel door with sunk panels and planted mouldings; fanlight with spoke glazing bars. Porch has round-headed window on right return with margin panes and coloured and etched glass. Segmental-headed basement windows glazed with 12-pane sashes. Ground-floor window is a tripartite sash with a proud architrave and sunk panels below the cill. Window glazed with 12-pane central sash flanked by four-pane sashes. Two first-floor 12-pane sashes with moulded architraves; two second-floor three over six-pane sashes.
Subsidiary Features: cast-iron area railings have round-on-plan standards with leafy finials.
Interior: not inspected but reputed to be very intact with plaster cornices and other features.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #84664 ]
SDV348729National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2012. National Heritage List for England. Website.
SDV52494List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1972. Tiverton. Historic Houses Register. Unknown. 49.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Feb 14 2012 11:40AM