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Nos 39 to 51 and Attached Walls and Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Wellswood, Torbay

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.4596 / 50°27'34"N

Longitude: -3.5204 / 3°31'13"W

OS Eastings: 292172

OS Northings: 63304

OS Grid: SX921633

Mapcode National: GBR QX.3F3V

Mapcode Global: FRA 37JV.0BG

Entry Name: Nos 39 to 51 and Attached Walls and Railings

Listing Date: 3 May 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206803

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390692

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 MEADFOOT LANE
885-1/18/158 (South side)
Nos.39-51 (Odd)
and attached walls and railings

GV II

Terrace of 7 houses. c1865-1875. probably designed by JW
Rowell. Snecked local grey limestone rubble with painted
dressings; slate roof with gables and half hips; stacks with
stone shafts with platbands and multiple pots.
PLAN: Each house has a single-depth main range with a small
rear projection and a rear wing, enclosing a small rear
service yard.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Cusped bargeboards on moulded brackets.
Each house has a 2-window front, except the end houses. Centre
house set back and gabled to the front. Flanking houses (Nos
47 and 43) half-hipped to the front, Nos 49 and 41 with pairs
of gabled dormers to the front. Nos 51 and 39 gabled to the
front with entrances and set back blocks on the outer return.
All houses except the end houses have crank-arched chamfered
doorways to the left, original doors are vertically-boarded
with crank-headed fanlights cut into them. Ground-floor window
right is a 3-light high transomed casement with painted
dressings; 2 similarly-glazed first floor windows. Nos 45, 51
and 39 have a 1-light attic window in the gable. No.39 has a
conservatory across the front with trefoil-leaded lights.
Front gardens enclosed by rubble walls with iron railings.
INTERIOR: Not inspected but may retain features of interest.


Listing NGR: SX9217263304

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