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Gate Piers and Walls to Entrance to Merida

A Grade II Listed Building in Wellswood, Torbay

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Latitude: 50.4574 / 50°27'26"N

Longitude: -3.5199 / 3°31'11"W

OS Eastings: 292204

OS Northings: 63060

OS Grid: SX922630

Mapcode National: GBR QX.3M7Y

Mapcode Global: FRA 37JV.6JX

Plus Code: 9C2RFF4J+X2

Entry Name: Gate Piers and Walls to Entrance to Merida

Listing Date: 3 May 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206824

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390749

Location: Wellswood, 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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885-1/18/211 (South side)
Gate piers and walls to entrance to


Gate piers and walls. c1830s, contemporary with Merida, an
unusually early villa close to the centre of Torquay.
Plastered and rusticated.
PLAN: Short sections of wall curve inward to square section
gate piers.
Coped wall, the left-hand section ramping down to the gate
pier, the right-hand ramping up. Rusticated gate piers with
moulded brackets below corbelled moulded caps.
Listed for group value with Merida.

Listing NGR: SX9220463060

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