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Coburg Place and Attached Area Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Torquay, Torbay

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.4639 / 50°27'50"N

Longitude: -3.5276 / 3°31'39"W

OS Eastings: 291674

OS Northings: 63788

OS Grid: SX916637

Mapcode National: GBR QV.XC7T

Mapcode Global: FRA 37HT.PKJ

Entry Name: Coburg Place and Attached Area Railings

Listing Date: 3 May 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206809

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390705

Location: Torbay, TQ2

County: Torbay

Electoral Ward/Division: Tormohun

Parish: Non Civil Parish

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

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 28/11/2011

SX 9163
885-1/17/82

TORQUAY
Coburg Place and attached area railings,
5-8 Melville Street and
15, 17, 19 and 21 Rock Road


(Formerly listed as Nos. 5-8 (consecutive) Coburg Place and attached railings)



GV
II


Terrace of 4 houses, including area railings. Contemporary with Nos 1-4A and 4B (qv), but slightly differently treated c1850s. Stuccoed and blocked out; gabled slate roofs; stacks with rendered shafts. PLAN: Double-depth plan, each one room wide.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and basement to the front (west). Front elevations staggered. Each house has an asymmetrical 3-window front with deep eaves, an eaves band and sill band to the first floor. 2 round-headed ground floor windows with blind recesses below the sills, glazed with 3 over 2-pane sashes with horizontal glazing bars; round-headed doorway to the right with a plain fanlight. Original doors probably 4-panel (No.6). 3 first-floor segmental-headed windows glazed with 12-pane sashes. Segmental-headed basement windows with chamfered architraves, glazed with 12-pane sashes. Basements reached by steps down from the street; area railings with bold spear finials. INTERIOR: Not inspected but may retain features of interest. Part of a group with Nos. 1-4A and 4B, and Nos. 9 and 10 Coburg Place (qqv).

Listing NGR: SX9167463788

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

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