Description: 27, Tackleway
Date Listed: 14 September 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 294086
OS Grid Reference: TQ8274109665
OS Grid Coordinates: 582741, 109665
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8576, 0.5951
TQ 8209 NE 8/85
Circa 1810. Blue plaque "George MacDonald Poet Novelist lived here 1857-60". Wood
frame, front plastered, slate hung sides and back. Slate hipped roof. 3 storeys
and basement. Front to street: 2 windows wide, left sashes with glazing bars in
moulded casing, right 2-storey projection ground floor with pilastered doorcase,
moulded round-head with traceried fanlight and panelled door, above 1st floor canted
bay with glazing bars. Area railings. West front at rear overlooking town: has
4-storey bow window, all original glazing bars.
Nos 26 to 29 (consec) form a group, of which Nos 26 and 29 are of local interest only.
Listing NGR: TQ8274109665
Source: English Heritage
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