FORMER TOWN GAOL TO REAR OF NOS 22 AND 23.

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1106837
Date first listed:
31-Oct-1986
Statutory Address:
FORMER TOWN GAOL TO REAR OF NOS 22 AND 23., EAST STREET

Map

Ordnance survey map of FORMER TOWN GAOL TO REAR OF NOS 22 AND 23.
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Location

Statutory Address:
FORMER TOWN GAOL TO REAR OF NOS 22 AND 23., EAST STREET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Devon
District:
North Devon (District Authority)
Parish:
South Molton
National Grid Reference:
SS 71647 25978

Details

SOUTH MOLTON EAST STREET SS7025-7125 (north west side) 5/38 - Former Town Gaol to rear of Nos 22 and 23.

GV II

Built in 1838 replacing C17 gaol. Rubble, now lacking roof and derelict. 4 windows to south with segmental heads, left hand are sashes with glazing bars, the other 2 casements. Door to left. No openings to rear and sides. Internal wall brick. Plain stairs with metal balustrade. Included principally for historical interest. Former exercise yard partly survives, partly obscured by later accretions.

Listing NGR: SS7164725978

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
96924
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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