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HER Number:MDV24640
Name:41 and 43 Gold Street, Tiverton


Two storey house with two shops, early 18th century, with 20th century plate glass shop window to right, earlier shop front to left. Low roofline compared with others in the street.


Grid Reference:SS 957 125
Map Sheet:SS91SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishTiverton
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishTIVERTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS91SE/179
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 485295

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • SHOP (XVIII - 1701 AD to 1800 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1972, Tiverton, 29 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV52494.

Nos 41 and 43, Gold Street, 18th century, two storey, brick houses, painted, two flush frame sash windows, at first floor, with glazing bars. Shop with Doric wood case with pilasters. Steep slate roof. Ground floor on lower pavement level, below that of street.

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.

House with two shops. Early 18th century or earlier. Painted brick; turnerised slate roof; stack with brick shaft to rear of ridge. Main range single depth, two rooms wide, passageway to left, Sharlands Court, leads to rear court. Said to have been the shop of a silversmith, Sharland, who lived at No.45.
Exterior: two storeys with half basement to rear. Asymmetrical two-window front; low roofline compared with others in the street. Ground floor has 20th century plate glass shop window to right, earlier shop front to left. This has a canted projecting shop window to left with outer pilasters and a cornice carried over the door to its right. Recessed half-glazed panelled door has overlight and doorcase with sunk panelled reveals. Shop window divided into three main lights by slender wood columns, probably early 20th century. To the left a moulded doorway paired with the doorway to No.45 which leads down a side passage to the court. Rear elevation has two small-pane sash windows.
Interior: roughly-chamfered crossbeam on ground floor with slender exposed joists. Exposed timber-framed internal partition with brick infill. Cupboards flank the chimney-pieces. Ground floor left has a brick fireplace with a range by Rundle of Tiverton.

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: #84765 ]
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. 29.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jun 19 2012 11:37AM