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15, Madrepore Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Torquay, Torbay

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.465 / 50°27'53"N

Longitude: -3.5263 / 3°31'34"W

OS Eastings: 291770

OS Northings: 63904

OS Grid: SX917639

Mapcode National: GBR QV.X5MH

Mapcode Global: FRA 37HT.Q1P

Entry Name: 15, Madrepore Road

Listing Date: 10 January 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206799

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390683

Location: Torbay, TQ1

County: Torbay

Electoral Ward/Division: Ellacombe

Built-Up Area: Torquay

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Torquay St John

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


TORQUAY

SX9163 MADREPORE ROAD
885-1/17/152 (East side)
10/01/75 No.15

GV II

House, divided into flats. Late 1840s/early 1850s. Stuccoed;
hipped tiled roof; stacks with rendered shafts with moulded
cornices.
PLAN: Double-depth plan, 2-rooms wide; entrance on left side,
rear built hard against cliff wall.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys. Deep eaves; first and second floor sill
bands. Symmetrical 3-window front with a central front door;
12-pane sashes on each floor. Rear elevation has second floor
access into modern addition.
INTERIOR: Not inspected but may retain features of interest.
A prominent site, illustrating the Torquay practice of
building houses up against the rock face of the valleys in
which the town is built.


Listing NGR: SX9177063904

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

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