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Latitude: 50.4679 / 50°28'4"N
Longitude: -3.5345 / 3°32'4"W
OS Eastings: 291195
OS Northings: 64238
OS Grid: SX911642
Mapcode National: GBR QV.WX3N
Mapcode Global: FRA 37HT.DVQ
Entry Name: Portland Terrace
Listing Date: 14 February 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1202960
English Heritage Legacy ID: 390459
Location: Torbay, TQ2
Electoral Ward/Division: Tormohun
Built-Up Area: Torquay
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Torquay St Mary Magdalene (Upton)
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX9164 ABBEY ROAD
885-1/14/7 (North East side)
14/02/72 Nos.115-129 (Odd)
Terrace of 8 houses. c1840. Stuccoed with traces of blocking
out; slate roofs, gabled at right end (No.115), hipped at left
end (No.129); stacks with rendered shafts with platbands.
PLAN: Double-depth plan, one room wide, front doors to left.
Piano nobile. Each house has a rear closet projection and
small rear yard.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys and basement. Each front 2 bays, divided
by pilasters rising from first floor platband. Second-floor
sill band; eaves band. Round-headed doorway to left with plain
fanlight and rusticated vermiculated quoins of the Exeter,
Southernhay type; some variations to doorways. Original doors
4-panel. Original windows 12-pane sash to ground floor; 6 over
9-pane to first floor with floating cornices on consoles; 3
over 6-pane to second floor. First-floor windows have
balconies (some replaced) of 2 different types: Nos 125 & 127
have columnar verticals; No.119 has anthemia. No.129 has a
symmetrical front to the main facade with a 2-storey entrance
block set back at the left end with a doorway with a shallow
doorcase with pilasters and an entablature. Rear elevations
have tall stair windows, No.115 with margin panes.
INTERIOR: Not inspected but may retain features of interest.
Listing NGR: SX9119564238
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