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49-57, Babbacombe Downs Road

A Grade II Listed Building in St Marychurch, Torbay

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.479 / 50°28'44"N

Longitude: -3.5133 / 3°30'47"W

OS Eastings: 292722

OS Northings: 65445

OS Grid: SX927654

Mapcode National: GBR QX.28XX

Mapcode Global: FRA 37JS.P27

Entry Name: 49-57, Babbacombe Downs Road

Listing Date: 10 January 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1202964

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390473

Location: Torbay, TQ1

County: Torbay

Electoral Ward/Division: St Marychurch

Built-Up Area: Torquay

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Babbacombe All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


TORQUAY

SX9265 BABBACOMBE DOWNS ROAD, Babbacombe
885-1/12/310 (South West side)
10/01/75 Nos.49-57 (Odd)

II

Terrace of 5 houses. Late 1840s/early 1850s. Stuccoed; natural
slate roof, hipped at ends; rendered stacks with cornices.
PLAN: Each house double-depth, one-room wide.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Each house has a one-window front. Deep
eaves with a moulded fascia. Doorways to left except for
No.49, at the right end of the terrace. Front doors mostly
original: 4-panel with plain fanlights. Windows, one ground
and 2 first-floor to each house, are glazed with 2-pane sashes
with horizontal glazing bars; replacement first floor windows
to Nos 49 and 55. First-floor windows are in rectangular
recesses in the stucco and are fitted with Venetian blinds,
the fretted fascias extending across each recess. Verandahs
across front, some glazed in. No.53 preserves the remains of
the original trellis standard and fascia to the verandah, the
others have plain replacement standards.
INTERIOR: Not inspected but may retain features of interest.


Listing NGR: SX9272265445

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