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Nos 1 and 2 Including Gate Piers and Garden Wall Facing Brixham Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Churston-with-Galmpton, Torbay

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Latitude: 50.3917 / 50°23'30"N

Longitude: -3.5472 / 3°32'49"W

OS Eastings: 290117

OS Northings: 55791

OS Grid: SX901557

Mapcode National: GBR QW.1S94

Mapcode Global: FRA 38G0.FWP

Entry Name: Nos 1 and 2 Including Gate Piers and Garden Wall Facing Brixham Road

Listing Date: 18 October 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195182

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383576

Location: Torbay, TQ5

County: Torbay

Electoral Ward/Division: Churston-with-Galmpton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Churston Ferrers St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


SX9055 CHURSTON ROAD, Churston Ferrers
1946-1/6/51 (East side)
Nos.1 AND 2
including gate piers and garden wall
facing Brixham Road


Pair of cottages built as a single range. Probably C18/C19
remodelling of an earlier building. Solid rendered walls;
quoins of Devonian limestone and red sandstone exposed in left
side walls. Hipped slated roof. Red-brick chimney, the top
designed as an entablature, on ridge above party-wall.
Rendered chimney with 2 round pots on rear wall of No.1. Two
storeys. 3 windows wide, the right-hand window belonging to
No.2. Plank doors. Windows with 2-light wood casements, each
light of 8 panes; Each house has a similar window in upper
storey of its side wall. Similar window in rear wall.
Subsidiary features: abutting the rear wall and extending
along Brixham Road is a low wall of Devonian limestone rubble
with pieces of red sandstone interspersed; coping of upright
stones, approximately every third stone taller to provide a
battlemented effect. Square gate piers of large sandstone
blocks. The building occupies an important corner site,
relating to groups of listed buildings in both Brixham and
Churston Roads. It is shown as a single house on the Churston
Ferrers tithe map of 1839.

Listing NGR: SX9011055787

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