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Torfrey, Including Front Garden Walls and Railing

A Grade II Listed Building in Brixham, Torbay

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Latitude: 50.3968 / 50°23'48"N

Longitude: -3.5093 / 3°30'33"W

OS Eastings: 292823

OS Northings: 56297

OS Grid: SX928562

Mapcode National: GBR QX.7HZ2

Mapcode Global: FRA 38J0.4MZ

Entry Name: Torfrey, Including Front Garden Walls and Railing

Listing Date: 18 October 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195132

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383655

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
1946-1/11/175 (South East side)
Torfrey, including front garden
walls and railing


House. c1830s-40s. Solid rendered walls; right side wall has
asbestos slatehanging. Slated roof. Rendered chimney on each
side wall. 2 storeys. 3 windows wide. Round-arched central
doorway with semicircular hoodmould; panelled door; fanlight
with 2 radial bars. Late C19 half-glazed gabled porch with
shaped bargeboards. Windows have plain sashes, except centre
second-storey window which is blind. Giant pilaster at each
end of front, incised with a round-headed panel. Deep, flat
eaves-cornice. The house is raised well up above street-level.
Subsidiary features: garden has painted stone rubble retaining
wall at front, surmounted by iron railing with fleur-de-lys
heads to the uprights. At each side of garden is another
painted stone rubble wall, that to left ramped up in a shallow
curve towards the house.

Listing NGR: SX9282356297

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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