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HER Number:MDV48498
Name:6 to 24 (even) John Street, Tiverton


Terrace of ten mid 19th century houses, two storeys with basements, built by John Heathcoat for factory employees.


Grid Reference:SS 950 126
Map Sheet:SS91SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishTiverton
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishTIVERTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS91SE/333/5

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • TERRACE (XIX - 1844 AD to 1849 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1989, West Exe Spot List (Un-published). SDV349237.

Nos 6 - 24 John Street. Terrace of ten working-class or artisans' houses. About 1846. Rendered, solid front walls. Cast-iron window-sills. Slated roofs, tarred except at nos 10 and 20. Red-brick chimneys on ridge, probably rebuilt in 20th century.
Exteriors: two storeys with basements. One window to left of each storey, with doorway to right. Openings have slightly curved heads. Original doors survive at nos 8, 12 and 24; these have three tall, upright moulded panels with old knockers and letterboxes. Other houses have late 20th century wooden, plastic or aluminium glazed doors. Windows with two-paned sashes survive at all but nos 14, 16 and 22; these have late 20th century aluminium-framed windows. Basements have patterned iron ventilator-grilles. Interiors not inspected. Shown as a later addition on Heathcoat's 1844 estate atlas.

Brayshay, M., 1991, Heathcoat's Industrial Housing in Tiverton, Devon, 90-95 (Article in Serial). SDV348975.

Other details: Figures 1-2.

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

Sources / Further Reading

SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #93194 ]
SDV348975Article in Serial: Brayshay, M.. 1991. Heathcoat's Industrial Housing in Tiverton, Devon. Southern History. 13. Photocopy. 90-95.
SDV349237Un-published: Department of Environment. 1989. West Exe Spot List. Unknown.

Associated Monuments

MDV48493Part of: Industrial Housing, John Street, Tiverton (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Feb 22 2012 3:47PM