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51 and 53, King Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Brixham, Torbay

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Latitude: 50.3961 / 50°23'46"N

Longitude: -3.511 / 3°30'39"W

OS Eastings: 292698

OS Northings: 56230

OS Grid: SX926562

Mapcode National: GBR QX.7HJ1

Mapcode Global: FRA 38J0.3Z3

Entry Name: 51 and 53, King Street

Listing Date: 10 January 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195128

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383647

Location: Brixham, Torbay, TQ5

County: Torbay

Civil Parish: Brixham

Built-Up Area: Brixham

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Brixham All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


SX9256SE KING STREET, Lower Brixham
1946-1/11/168 (South East side)
10/01/75 Nos.51 AND 53


Mirrored pair of houses. Early C19. Solid rendered walls.
Slated roof. Rendered chimney on each side wall. 3 storeys;
garret at No.53. Each house 1 window wide with paired doorways
in the centre, set in a single opening. Door at No.51 is
6-panelled, that at No.53 four-panelled, both with flush
bottom panels. Combined flat hood, probably a C20 replacement.
In front, 4 steps of Devonian limestone, partly repaired with
cement. Each house has a flat-topped, canted bay window in
ground storey; that at No.53 is C19 with moulded top cornice
and sashes, the middle sashes each with 3 upright glazing
bars. Second-storey window at No.51 (segmental-headed) and
third-storey window at both houses have barred sashes: 2 over
2 panes in second storey and 6 over 6 panes in third storey of
No.51, 4 over 4 panes in third storey of No.53. Rusticated
pilaster strips down left side of building and in centre,
stopping rather eccentrically above the paired doors.
Eaves-cornice with small, closely-set moulded brackets.
Flat-topped dormer at No.53, glazed at front and sides.
Second-storey window at No.53 widened in C20.

Listing NGR: SX9269856230

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