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12-18, Vane Hill Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Wellswood, Torbay

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.4592 / 50°27'33"N

Longitude: -3.5188 / 3°31'7"W

OS Eastings: 292285

OS Northings: 63252

OS Grid: SX922632

Mapcode National: GBR QX.3FK5

Mapcode Global: FRA 37JV.0Y9

Entry Name: 12-18, Vane Hill Road

Listing Date: 2 May 1974

Last Amended: 3 May 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206869

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390874

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

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 11/07/2011


SX9263
885-1/18/484


TORQUAY
VANE HILL ROAD
(South side)
Nos.12-18 (Consecutive)


(Formerly listed as Nos. 12-16 (Consecutive))

II

Terrace of 4 houses. c1860 (date on adjacent house similar in
style). Probably by JW Rowell. Snecked local grey limestone
rubble; gabled slate roofs; stacks with grey limestone shafts
with Bathstone dressings and old glazed chimney pots.
PLAN: Staggered blocks with entrances to end terrace houses on
the return walls. Tudor Gothic style.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Deep eaves. Small-pane casement windows.
Symmetrical 4-window front with projecting gabled blocks to
right and left and 2 gables to the front in the centre. The
end blocks have ground-floor bay windows with hipped slate
roofs and 3-light casement windows. 2-light first-floor
casements. The 2 centre houses have projecting gabled porches
with shouldered doorways and lozenge windows in the returns.
In the centre of the range crank-headed 3-light ground-floor
windows. First floors corbelled out with a blank crank-headed
arch and 2-light mullioned and transomed windows. Gabled porch
on left return of range, right return entrance concealed by
later lean-to.
INTERIOR: Not inspected but may retain features of interest.


Listing NGR: SX9228563252

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

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