LAMP POST APPROXIMATELY 10 METRES SOUTH WEST OF TOWN HALL PORCH

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1206743
Date first listed:
03-May-1994
Statutory Address:
LAMP POST APPROXIMATELY 10 METRES SOUTH WEST OF TOWN HALL PORCH, CASTLE CIRCUS

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Location

Statutory Address:
LAMP POST APPROXIMATELY 10 METRES SOUTH WEST OF TOWN HALL PORCH, CASTLE CIRCUS

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

District:
Torbay (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SX 91371 64302

Details

TORQUAY

SX9164 CASTLE CIRCUS 885-1/14/60 (North West side) Lamp post approximately 10 metres south-west of Town Hall porch

GV II

Lamp post. Probably contemporary with the 1910-11 town hall. Metal, probably cast-iron. One of a group of 5 outside the town hall. Originally lit by gas, later converted to electricity. Thick cylindrical base with an egg-and-dart moulding below a baluster-shaped foot with acanthus leaf decoration. Cylindrical standard with 3 globes, the outer globes on the ladder rest with scrolled brackets to the standard. An attractive example of historic street furniture and important for group value with the town hall which has some fine external ironwork.

Listing NGR: SX9137164302

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
390530
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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Date: 30 Jun 2001
Reference: IOE01/06271/18
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