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List Entry Summary

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


List entry Number: 1309400



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

County: Devon

District: West Devon

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Tavistock

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 07-Sep-1951

Date of most recent amendment: 20-Dec-1983

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 93422

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1. 5185 DRAKE ROAD

No 7 (formerly listed as SX 4874 4/155 7.9.51 No 11 Market Street)


2. Former brewery incorporating probable reused roof from Tavistock Abbey. This forms the back range to Nos 10-12 Market Street and is almost concealed behind it. Probably built late in C17 by Nicholas Hunt a maltster (Mayor 1683, Senior Overseer 1704 and 1711) but incorporating an earlier roof probably from the Abbey buildings. 1 storey to Drake Road elevation; 3 storeys stone ashlar to Market Street elevation, connected by long flight of stone steps. 2 granite archways with 3-centred heads keystones, moulded spandrels and stop moulded jambs. It retains 12 fine roof trusses with curved collars of massive form, probably C16 and salvaged from one of the Abbey buildings. In early and mid C18 this was a malthouse and later was part of a brewery.

Listing NGR: SX4803874528

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National Grid Reference: SX4803874528


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