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Park Crescent

A Grade II Listed Building in St Marychurch, Torbay

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.4866 / 50°29'11"N

Longitude: -3.5274 / 3°31'38"W

OS Eastings: 291739

OS Northings: 66307

OS Grid: SX917663

Mapcode National: GBR QV.VZ6H

Mapcode Global: FRA 37HR.X7N

Entry Name: Park Crescent

Listing Date: 23 May 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206742

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390528

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: St Marychurch St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


TORQUAY

SX9166 CAMBRIDGE ROAD, St Marychurch
885-1/8/439 (Even)
23/05/74 Nos. 2-8 (even) Park Crescent

II

Terrace of 4 houses. c1840s. Plastered; slate roofs; stacks
with grouped, diagonally-set shafts with chamfered cornices.
Picturesque Tudor style.
PLAN: Concave crescent with gardens in front.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Symmetrical 13-window front with deep
eaves with cusped bargeboards and 9 gables to the front.
Chamfered window frames. Central Tudor-arched doorway with
moulded spandrels and hoodmould, blocked and converted to
window. Flanking windows and 3 first-floor windows in centre
have hoodmoulds. Canted ground-floor porches in bays 4 and 8
with Tudor-arched lights and hipped roofs. Windows have tall
iron casements, some with lozenge panes, some replaced. Left
return has a central gable and is 3 storeys, in a similar
style but glazed with 12- and 16-pane sashes.
INTERIOR: Not inspected but may contain features of interest.


Listing NGR: SX9173966307

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

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