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The Hermitage

A Grade II Listed Building in St Marychurch, Torbay

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Latitude: 50.4829 / 50°28'58"N

Longitude: -3.5255 / 3°31'31"W

OS Eastings: 291863

OS Northings: 65902

OS Grid: SX918659

Mapcode National: GBR QV.W5S6

Mapcode Global: FRA 37HS.BBB

Plus Code: 9C2RFFMF+5Q

Entry Name: The Hermitage

Listing Date: 3 May 1994

Last Amended: 14 July 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206750

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390546

Location: St. Marychurch, 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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SX 9165 TORQUAY CHURCH ROAD, St Marychurch
(South East side)
The Hermitage


House. 1830s. Plastered; slate gabled roof; stacks have rendered shafts with cornices.
PLAN: Main block one-room wide, rear service wing at right angles with secondary service wing alongside.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Symmetrical 3-bay garden front plus one window single storey wing to left. Deep eaves. 3 ground-floor French windows with margin panes, the centre one a mid C20 copy. 2 outer 12-pane first floor sashes with cast iron balconies with anthernion decoration: balconies with secondary timber brackets with roundels. Round-headed centre first floor window, possibly converted form a niche.
Single-storey block to left has a parapet and one French window. Lean-to conservatory with lapped glass to the right.
Interior: Includes original joinery.
In an important position, close to the church.

Listing NGR: SX9186365902

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