This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
BOVEY TRACEY ABBEY ROAD, Bovey Tracey SX 8178
11/34 Cromwell's Arch - 23.8.55 GV II
Arch, built across part of entrance to Abbey Road. Believed to be in original position. Medieval. Granite. Consists of a large 2-centred arch with 2 sets of ogee mouldings; moulded convex stops at foot. Rebates for gates on Abbey Road side, with one large iron hinge surviving. Believed locally to be the remnant of a monastery, but no such institution is known to have existed in the town.
Listing NGR: SX8151278480
Copyright IoE Mr M J Medley. Source Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
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Photographer: Medley, M J
Rights Holder: Medley, M J
Granite, Medieval Arch, Tudor Monument <By Form>