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Latitude: 50.4776 / 50°28'39"N
Longitude: -3.5136 / 3°30'48"W
OS Eastings: 292700
OS Northings: 65297
OS Grid: SX927652
Mapcode National: GBR QX.28W5
Mapcode Global: FRA 37JS.NZ7
Entry Name: St Anne's Hall
Listing Date: 3 May 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1206727
English Heritage Legacy ID: 390483
Location: Torbay, TQ1
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
SX9265 BABBACOMBE ROAD, Babbacombe
885-1/12/313 (South West side)
St Anne's Hall
Hall, used as men's club. 1883 (datestone). Snecked local grey
limestone with yellow freestone dressings; peg-tile roofs,
hipped and half-hipped with crested ridge tiles; stacks with
tall brick clustered shafts with corbelled caps. Arts and
PLAN: Roofed on a south-west/north-east axis, at right-angles
to the Babbacombe Road, with 3 wings off the south-east side.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Hall roof half-hipped at ends with
ventilation pots in ridge, wings with hipped roofs.
Stone-mullioned windows, the large ones with transoms, glazed
with leaded panes; moulded string. 1:2-window north-east front
plus porch block to right. Attractive half-hipped end of hall
in the centre with buttresses and a central buttress with
gabled top. Deep eaves and verges with bargeboards with cusped
and pierced detail, supported on curved timber brackets
springing from buttresses. 2 segmental-headed basement
windows; 2-first floor windows with 2 transoms and cusped
heads to the lights.
The wing, to the left, has a half-dormer with a hipped roof.
Porch block to right has a moulded stone doorway with an
ogival peak; original paired plank doors and a 3-light
traceried overlight with stained glass. 5-window left return
with a doorway to the left, triangular dormers and 2 minor
flat-roofed additions. South-west end of hall similar in style
but slightly plainer than entrance elevation; battered corner
to wing to right.
INTERIOR: Not inspected but may retain features of interest
including the original roof.
A good example of an Arts & Crafts style building, the
exterior very complete.
Listing NGR: SX9270065297
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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