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HER Number:MDV89379
Name:1-15 (odd) Castle Street, Tiverton


Terrace of eight small houses, dating to circa 1830s, with perhaps an earlier core at the southern end.


Grid Reference:SS 955 128
Map Sheet:SS91SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishTiverton
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishTIVERTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 485241

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • TERRACE (Early, XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD)

Full description

Department of Environment, 1972, Tiverton, 15 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV52494.

Nos 1 to 15 (odd), nos 19 to 25 (odd) and nos 29 to 37 (odd), Castle Street. Mainly early to mid 19th century, two storey, some with attics, generally sash windows, some with glazing bars. Red brick, some stuccoed and painted. Slate roofs. Nos 23 and 25, Doric wood doorcases with pilasters.

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

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

Formerly Listed as: Castle Street (East side) Nos.1 to 15 (odd), Nos.19 to 25 (odd), Nos.29 to 37 (odd).
Terrace of eight small houses, dating to circa 1830s with perhaps an earlier core at the southern end. Mass wall construction; some smooth rendered, others roughcast. The roofs are of natural slate and the chimneystacks have brick shafts with some remaining crown topped pots. Plan: the houses are principally one room wide and one room deep with rear service lean-tos, some of which are raised to two storey projections. Nos 1-11 are heated by rear lateral stacks and Nos 13 and 15 by end stacks. The terrace is serviced by service land off Newport Street. No.1 has a cartway entrance from Castle Street. Exterior: asymmetrical 1:2:1:1:1:1:2:2-window front. recessed 20th century front doors. The windows at Nos 1-11 are casement except one late 19th/early 20th century four-pane sash at No.1 on the ground floor. Most of the casement windows have their glazing bars remaining, some having square leaded panes. Nos 5-11 have three-light iron casement windows with removable centre lights and may be original. Nos 13 and 15 have triple keystones over the ground floor openings. There are single keystones over the first-floor windows which are glazed sashes. There are original 16-pane sashes to No.15. A central passageway runs between Nos 13 and 15. Interior: not inspected.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital).
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. 15.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:May 4 2012 12:03PM