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The Country House Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Ellacombe, Torbay

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Latitude: 50.4711 / 50°28'15"N

Longitude: -3.5272 / 3°31'37"W

OS Eastings: 291718

OS Northings: 64586

OS Grid: SX917645

Mapcode National: GBR QV.WRD0

Mapcode Global: FRA 37HT.9NX

Plus Code: 9C2RFFCF+C4

Entry Name: The Country House Public House

Listing Date: 3 May 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206770

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390599

Also known as: Country House Inn
Country House Inn, Ellacombe, Torquay

ID on this website: 101206770

Location: Ellacombe, Torbay, Devon, TQ1

County: Torbay

Electoral Ward/Division: Ellacombe

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Torquay

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Ellacombe Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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885-1/14/92 (East side)
The Country House Public House


Public House. Late 1850s. Local grey limestone rubble with
painted banding; slate roof; stacks with brick or rendered
shafts. Same materials and style as the domestic buildings in
the development.
PLAN: The main block has a deep rectangular plan, rear
service/stable wing at right-angles.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. 3:1-window entrance front, the 4 bays
irregular in size and either under gables or half-hips, the
right end bay set-back and in a lower-roofed block. 2
ground-floor crank-headed windows, glazed with high-transomed
casements. Small half-glazed verandah across front with a
lean-to roof and 2 gables to the front, entrance into left
return of verandah. 4 first-floor crank-headed windows glazed
with various plate-glass sashes. The left return has shallow
projecting chimneyshafts on either side of a canted bay window
on the ground floor. This has a parapet and is glazed with
plate-glass sashes. The eaves are gabled over the first-floor
window above, which is crank-headed and similarly glazed.
3-bay service wing to the rear in similar style.
INTERIOR: Not inspected but may retain features of interest.
Included as a part of the Ellacombe Road development of
artisan housing.

Listing NGR: SX9171864586

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