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HER Number:MDV861
Name:Anchor Malthouse, Boutport Street, Barnstaple


Former malthouse, a long, low two storey gable-ended building at the northern end of Boutport Street.


Grid Reference:SS 557 335
Map Sheet:SS53SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBarnstaple
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBARNSTAPLE

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS53SE/49

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • MALT HOUSE (XVIII to XXI - 1751 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

Devon County Council Conservation Section, 13/04/1984, Anchor Malthouse, 608/9A (Ground Photograph). SDV76079.

Griffiths, D. M., 13/04/1984, Malthouse (Worksheet). SDV76078.

Site visit 13th April 1984. Sketch of malthouse on worksheet.

Ordnance Survey, 1855-1895, Towns 1855-95 1:500 (Cartographic). SDV348147.

Malthouse marked on 1855-1895 1:500 town map, apparently connected by an arch to Anchor Brewerey across the road. Map object based on this source.

Bone, M., 1973, Barnstaple's Industrial Archaeology, 20 (Monograph). SDV78228.

The building currently occupied by Yeo Garage was formerly a malthouse. Marks on the end wall show the position of an overhead passageway to connect it to the Anchor Brewery.

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

Former malthouse comprising a long, low two-storey gable-ended building, now the premises of North Devon Flooring. The elevation fronting Boutports Street is whitewashed. Generally appears rather run down.

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

Map object based on this source.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV348147Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1855-1895. Towns 1855-95 1:500. Towns 1855-95 1:500. Digital.
SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital).
SDV348799Website: Google. 2012. Google Streetview. http://maps.google.co.uk. Website.
SDV76078Worksheet: Griffiths, D. M.. 13/04/1984. Malthouse. Worksheet + Digital.
SDV76079Ground Photograph: Devon County Council Conservation Section. 13/04/1984. Anchor Malthouse. Devon County Council Conservation Section Collection. Photograph (Paper). 608/9A.
SDV78228Monograph: Bone, M.. 1973. Barnstaple's Industrial Archaeology. Barnstaple's Industrial Archaeology. A5 Paperback. 20.

Associated Monuments

MDV862Related to: Anchor Brewery, Barnstaple (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Nov 2 2012 2:27PM