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Watermans Arms Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Brixham, Torbay

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Latitude: 50.3861 / 50°23'9"N

Longitude: -3.5203 / 3°31'13"W

OS Eastings: 292014

OS Northings: 55124

OS Grid: SX920551

Mapcode National: GBR QX.8157

Mapcode Global: FRA 38J0.SFG

Entry Name: Watermans Arms Public House

Listing Date: 10 January 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195154

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383606

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 St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


SX9255 DREW STREET, Higher Brixham
1946-1/7/104 (North West side)
10/01/75 No.105
Watermans Arms Public House


Public house. C17, remodelled early C19. Front range has solid
rendered walls; rear wing of exposed stone rubble. Slated
roofs. Rendered chimney on each end wall of front range and on
rear wall of wing. 3 storeys. 3 windows wide. Doorway, roughly
in centre, has 6-panelled door, the 2 bottom panels flush, the
2 top panels now glazed; flat wooden hood on shaped brackets.
To left of each of ground and second storeys a 14-paned sash
window. To left of door a small 6-paned sash-window. Above it
a small 8-paned one. To right of ground and second storeys a
slightly projecting wooden block of windows, 2 per storey with
plain sashes. Third storey has 3 windows with 6-paned sashes.
Raised band above ground storey. Pilaster-strip with
round-headed panel to left of second and third storeys. Left
end wall has a 1-light wood casement of 3 panes to left of
ground storey. Rear wing, fronting Horsepool Street, is
2-storeyed and 1 window wide. Late C20 plank door to right of
ground storey. Mid C19 shop window to left: 6-paned with
flanking pilasters and entablature. 2-paned sash-window in
upper storey. Boxed eaves-cornice. To the left, the rear gate;
wide with segmental arch of voussoirs, double plank doors.
INTERIOR: only ground-floor bar inspected. This occupies the
whole front range. To left of doorway, C17 chamfered beams
with scroll-stops.

Listing NGR: SX9201455124

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