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1, Blatchcombe Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Paignton, Torbay

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Latitude: 50.4401 / 50°26'24"N

Longitude: -3.5722 / 3°34'19"W

OS Eastings: 288453

OS Northings: 61212

OS Grid: SX884612

Mapcode National: GBR QS.KRW4

Mapcode Global: FRA 37DW.Q4P

Entry Name: 1, Blatchcombe Road

Listing Date: 10 January 1975

Last Amended: 25 October 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195095

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383772

Location: Torbay, TQ3

County: Torbay

Electoral Ward/Division: Clifton-with-Maidenway

Built-Up Area: Paignton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Paignton St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


1947-1/4/5 (South side)
10/01/75 No.1
(Formerly Listed as:
(Formerly Listed as:
Lodge on corner with Shorton Road)


Villa, now in use as an institution. c1840 with later C19
alterations. Rendered; slate roof; stacks with rendered shafts
with platbands.
PLAN: Corner site between Southfield and Blatchcombe Road, set
high above Southfield Road. Approximately rectangular plan.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys with single-storey block.
Blatchcombe Road elevation has an asymmetrical 1:2-window
front plus one window to the single-storey section to the
left. One-bay entrance block, broken forward, to left with a
moulded cornice at first-floor level and a wide panelled front
door. To the right the front has one ground-floor sash
re-glazed with one over one panes and a first-floor C19
twelve-pane sash, C20 window inserted alongside. To the right
the front breaks forward with 2 first-floor 12-pane C19 sashes
and a 3-light ground-floor ribbon window with margin panes.
The single-storey block at the left end has a cornice below
the parapet and a sash window.
The Southfield Road elevation has two C19 ground-floor
high-transomed small-pane casements with margin panes and 2
similar first-floor windows without transoms; attic dormer
glazed with casement.
4-pane sash window with moulded cornice to single-storey block
to right. Conservatory with finial on gable and crested ridge
adjoins at left end and projects to front.
INTERIOR: Not inspected but may retain features of interest.

Listing NGR: SX8845361212

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