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24 and 26, Princes Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Paignton, Torbay

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Latitude: 50.4375 / 50°26'14"N

Longitude: -3.5704 / 3°34'13"W

OS Eastings: 288572

OS Northings: 60915

OS Grid: SX885609

Mapcode National: GBR QT.RSD8

Mapcode Global: FRA 37DW.YMQ

Plus Code: 9C2RCCPH+XR

Entry Name: 24 and 26, Princes Street

Listing Date: 10 January 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195239

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383847

Location: Torbay, TQ3

County: Torbay

Electoral Ward/Division: Roundham-with-Hyde

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


1947-1/5/76 (South West side)
10/01/75 Nos.24 AND 26


House, divided into two. Late C17 or early C18. Plastered
stone rubble; slate roof, gabled at end, left-end wall partly
rebuilt in brick; stack with plain, stepped, rendered shaft
with one old chimney pot.
PLAN: Original arangement appears to have been single-depth
2-room plan with back to back fireplaces in an axial stack,
probably with lobby entrance. Each house now has rear
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 2-window front with doorways
to left and right. No.26 has a probably C19 plank door; C20
door to No.24. Two ground-floor 3-light casements, 2
first-floor 2-light casements. No.26 has external plank
shutters, No.24 has modern external rustic shutters.
INTERIOR: No.24 inspected. Fireplace with red breccia jambs
and a plain timber lintel, remains of bread or cream oven to
right. Slender hollow-moulded joists, some replaced, some
probably c1700. Modern stair replaces winder . No.access to
No.26 at time of survey, but said to preserve original ceiling
beams. No.access to roofspace of No.24.

Listing NGR: SX8857260915

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

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