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A Grade II Listed Building in Torquay, Torbay

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Latitude: 50.4621 / 50°27'43"N

Longitude: -3.527 / 3°31'37"W

OS Eastings: 291710

OS Northings: 63583

OS Grid: SX917635

Mapcode National: GBR QV.XCDV

Mapcode Global: FRA 37HT.XDD

Plus Code: 9C2RFF6F+R5

Entry Name: Delmonte

Listing Date: 20 November 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206835

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390776

Location: Tormohun, Torbay, TQ2

County: Torbay

Electoral Ward/Division: Tormohun

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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885-1/17/225 (West side)
20/11/52 Delmonte


Villa, divided into flats. c1840s. plastered; hipped slate
roof; stacks with rendered shafts and cornices.
PLAN: Prominently-sited. Double-depth, rectangular on plan.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys. 2-window entrance front with deep eaves,
eaves band; second floor sill band and platband. Projecting
3-bay porch block, the centre bay slightly broken forward with
paired pilasters flanking the doorway and supporting an
entablature and pediment; C20 door. Bays to either side have
moulded cornice below parapet and 2-pane sashes in pilastered
architraves. C20 addition at porch block to right. 2 first and
2 second-floor windows glazed with 4-pane late C19 or C20
sashes with Venetian blinds with wavy fascias. First-floor
windows have floating cornices on consoles. Left return,
overlooking the harbour, with a 3-bay front in a similar style
with a glazed-in verandah.
INTERIOR: Not inspected but may retain features of interest.

Listing NGR: SX9171063583

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