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3-15, VAUGHAN PARADE (See details for further address information)

A Grade II Listed Building in Torquay, Torbay

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Latitude: 50.4613 / 50°27'40"N

Longitude: -3.5257 / 3°31'32"W

OS Eastings: 291802

OS Northings: 63496

OS Grid: SX918634

Mapcode National: GBR QV.XCS3

Mapcode Global: FRA 37HT.XZS

Plus Code: 9C2RFF6F+GP

Entry Name: 3-15, VAUGHAN PARADE (See details for further address information)

Listing Date: 10 January 1975

Last Amended: 3 May 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206871

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390878

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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885-1/17/296 (West side)
10/01/75 Nos.3-15 (Consecutive)
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.3-9 (Consecutive))


Includes: Nos.3-9 PALK STREET.
Terrace of 7 houses. 1831, to the designs of Jacob Harvey.
Thorough renovation, replanning and rear additions of 1991.
Stuccoed and blocked out; slate roof; stacks with rendered
PLAN: In an important position, facing the inner harbour. Each
house double-depth on plan, arranged as pairs with doors
towards the centre and end stacks, stairs facing door. Old
list description refers to 2 original shopfronts. Present
scheme has converted each ground floor into a shop, removed
ground floors of Nos 3 & 4 to provide walkway through to rear,
and added single-storey range of shops along rear wall on the
model of Cheltenham and Bath.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys and attic 14-bay front, ground floor
almost entirely renewed. Recessed front doors with deep
overlights in doorcases with panelled reveals; pilasters with
incised Greek key decoration. Shop fronts, entirely renewed,
have left and right pilasters; windows with deep fascias;
glazed shop doors with low panels, overlights and pilasters.
First-floor windows 6 over 9-pane sashes, the 2 right-hand
with original cast-iron balconies, some others with modern
copies. Second-floor windows 3 over 6-pane sashes; attic
dormers with segmental heads. The rear elevation shops are in
an historical style.
INTERIOR: Not inspected in detail, but appears to be
(Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: London: 1952-1989:

Listing NGR: SX9180263496

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