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HER Number:MDV24637
Name:19, 21 and 21A Gold Street, Tiverton


Two adjoining shops with accommodation above, dating to the 1840s. Left return has the entrance to 21A, with a tented porch canopy on curved brackets.


Grid Reference:SS 956 125
Map Sheet:SS91SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishTiverton
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishTIVERTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS91SE/175
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 485290

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • SHOP (XIX - 1840 AD to 1849 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1972, Tiverton, 27 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV52494.

Nos 19 and 21 Gold Street. Early 19th century, stucco, lined and painted, three storey, three sash windows, at upper floors, with glazing bars. Good early 19th century shop front, left half, right half with original cornice of shop front but now modern below.

Collings, A. G., 2001, Archaeological Assessment of Proposed Centralised Offices at Phoenix Lane, Tiverton, 7; figure 2 (Report - Assessment). SDV336255.

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

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

Two adjoining shops with accommodation above dating to 1840s. Mass wall construction, the rear shows local red/purple rubble with brick shafts. Front has line blocked stucco. Natural slate roof.
Plan: each shop is double-depth, one room wide and has end stacks. Left return has entrance to 21A and stair behind leading to accommodation above.
Exterior: three storeys. 2:1-bay front. No.21 has a good 19th century shop front three panes plus one return plate glass shop window with canted door to the right. Each mullion is cast-iron or wooden. Internally there are two substantial cast-iron supports. Deep fascia and projecting cornice. Recessed doorway with overlight and two panelled door with glazed top panel. Pilaster at ground-floor level separating shops. First floor has 12-pane outer hornless sashes and a blocked window in the centre; three first floor similar sashes. No.19 has a late 20th century shop front but retains its original cornice. The entrance to No.21A on left return has a tented porch canopy on curved brackets. The wall construction here suggests that the rear of the building may have been extended or rebuilt at some stage. Interior not inspected, but may retain features of interest.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336255Report - Assessment: Collings, A. G.. 2001. Archaeological Assessment of Proposed Centralised Offices at Phoenix Lane, Tiverton. Exeter Archaeology Report. 01.18. A4 Stapled + Digital. 7; figure 2.
SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #84761 ]
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. 27.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Feb 20 2012 4:03PM