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Latitude: 50.4644 / 50°27'51"N
Longitude: -3.5527 / 3°33'9"W
OS Eastings: 289895
OS Northings: 63878
OS Grid: SX898638
Mapcode National: GBR QT.Q4WD
Mapcode Global: FRA 37FT.RRW
Entry Name: Moffats tresillian
Listing Date: 3 May 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1206776
English Heritage Legacy ID: 390620
Location: Torbay, TQ2
Electoral Ward/Division: Cockington-with-Chelston
Built-Up Area: Paignton
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Cockington St George and St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX8963 GREENWAY ROAD, Chelston
885-1/16/465 (West side)
Tresillian and Moffats
Large villa. c1870. Stuccoed; hipped slate roof with pierced
terracotta ridge tiles and finials; stacks with rendered
shafts with cornices and terracotta pots.
PLAN: House built over basement with ground floor terrace over
garden front. Deep rectangular plan with entrance into a
hallway with stairs rising off to the right. Service block
(Moffats) to right in same ownership but separate occupation.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and basement. Rusticated quoins to ground
floor; deep eaves, eaves and verges band; platband at first
floor level, moulded string at first floor cill level, sunk
panels under windows. Pilastered or moulded architraves to
windows of main block, glazed with 2-pane plate-glass sashes.
Service block plainer with dismantled chimney shafts.
2-window entrance elevation to Tresillian; shallow projecting
stack to left, centre bay broken forward and gable contains
the porch with a pilastered round-headed doorway with moulded
arch; 6-panel door with plain fanlight and original floor
tiles, and shallow projecting gabled porch.
Garden elevation on left return has two 2-storey canted bays
and narrow central windows. In front the terrace extends over
a 3-bay arcade of segmental arches in front of the basement.
INTERIOR: Very complete including joinery - doors, skirtings;
stair with turned balusters; elaborate plasterwork friezes.
Included as a very complete example of a middle-sized High
Victorian Torbay villa, typical of the developments in
Listing NGR: SX8989563878
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