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St Anne's

A Grade II Listed Building in Wellswood, Torbay

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.4599 / 50°27'35"N

Longitude: -3.5162 / 3°30'58"W

OS Eastings: 292476

OS Northings: 63322

OS Grid: SX924633

Mapcode National: GBR QX.3G72

Mapcode Global: FRA 37JV.1Z3

Entry Name: St Anne's

Listing Date: 3 May 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206787

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390648

Location: Torbay, TQ1

County: Torbay

Electoral Ward/Division: Wellswood

Built-Up Area: Torquay

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Torquay St Matthias

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


TORQUAY

SX9263 HIGHER WOODFIELD ROAD
885-1/18/121 (West side)
St Anne's

GV II

Large villa. Late 1830s/early 1840s. Cement-rendered; gabled
slate roof; stacks with rendered shafts with platbands.
PLAN: Large double-depth rectangular main range with entrance
on east side and service wing on north.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Deep eaves, platband, moulded sill band.
Almost symmetrical 3-bay entrance front plus 2-window service
wing to right. 2 gables to the front. Central Roman Doric
porch with paired columns and deep entablature. 6-panel front
door with panelled reveals, flanking glazed panels with an
overlight. 12-pane sash windows, one reglazed, with blind
recesses to the left-hand bay. 3-bay left return with high
transomed French windows on the ground floor and 6 over 9-pane
first-floor sashes with later balconies with cast-iron panels.
West (garden) elevation also preserves early C19 sash windows:
early C20 flat-roofed single-storey cement-rendered addition
glazed with 2-pane sashes.
INTERIOR: Not inspected but may retain features of interest.
An early Torquay villa in an unspoiled area where most of the
villas preserve their original garden plots.


Listing NGR: SX9247663322

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

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