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Royal York Hotel york Terrace

A Grade II Listed Building in Sidmouth, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6784 / 50°40'42"N

Longitude: -3.2371 / 3°14'13"W

OS Eastings: 312690

OS Northings: 87256

OS Grid: SY126872

Mapcode National: GBR P8.XTPG

Mapcode Global: FRA 4738.W62

Entry Name: Royal York Hotel york Terrace

Listing Date: 12 November 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1097935

English Heritage Legacy ID: 87328

Location: Sidmouth, East Devon, Devon, EX10

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Sidmouth

Built-Up Area: Sidmouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Sidmouth

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

THE ESPLANADE
1.
1633
Nos 1 and 2
(Royal York Hotel)
York Terrace
SY 1287 1/73
II GV
2.
Adapted from 2 terrace houses circa 1810. 3 storeys stucco faced. Parapet
with coping moulded cornice. 3 windows, to No 1, outer ones in shallow
3 storey bows. Later C19 casements. 0French windows lst floor giving
onto balcony which has been altered later C19 with heavy brackets, wooden
balusters. but retains supports of tent-shaped canopy, curved out in front
of bows. Central porch to No 1 contemporary with alterations to balcony,
wood, ogee arched openings to side end front with balustrades, entablature
over. Door altered but original semi-circular fanlight with looped radial
glazing bars and original reeded case with panelled reveals and soffit.
Early area railings survive to right of porch, with scrolled end panels.
No 2 has a 2 window front. Recessed sashes on 2nd floor, glazing bars
to upper sash only. 1st floor has circa 1900 accute angled French window
bays giving onto tent-roofed balcony carried over from No 1. Ground floor
retains 2 round headed sash windows and door converted to window in arched
recesses. Area railings with splayed spear heads carried up flight of
3 steps to former entrance.

Nos 1 to 12 (consec) form a group.


Listing NGR: SY1269087256

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